The fourth CND intersessional meeting took place on June 24th 2019 in Vienna. The main agenda items encompassed a Q & A with the World Health Organisation regarding the proposed scheduling recommendations by WHO on cannabis and cannabis – related substances and the adoption of the CND work plan for the next few years. Our chair, Jamie Bridge, made an intervention about the 2019 Ministerial Segment follow-up discussions and the multiyear work plan. […]
The 2nd INCB civil society hearing 2019 took place on May 8, 2019 at the Vienna International Centre on the topic of “Young People and Drugs”. Representatives of civil society and the members of the International Narcotic Control Board discussed the importance of preventing drug abuse among young people and measures to reduce harms and treat drug use among youth. […]
We kicked off the the Ministerial Segment of the 62nd CND with a morning briefing for NGOs. The slides containing all information are available here: NGO Briefing Slides
Ministerial Segment and 62nd session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs Ministerial Segment: 14 – 15 March 2019, Vienna Regular 62nd session: 18 – 22 March 2019, Vienna Guide to CND 2019 To support NGO and CSO participation in and engagement with the Commission, the VNGOC has prepared a detailed Guide with information about the Commission Read more about CND 2019[…]
The list of all member organisations as per November 2018 can be found here. Our members come from all regions of the world: If you find that the information about your organisation is no longer up to date and should be changed, please get in touch at info[at]vngoc.org. Thank you for your cooperation!
In preparations for the ministerial segment of the 62nd session of the Commission of Narcotic Drugs (CND), to be held in 2019, the Commission hosted a number of thematic discussions in autumn. For each thematic segment 4-5 NGOs had the possibility to present their work and positioning. In order to ensure an inclusive, comprehensive and Read more about October & November Intersessionals[…]
At the October and November intersessional meetings of the 61st Commission on Drugs (CND) 22 civil society experts shared their work and viewpoints with the commission on various issues. Read their statements and watch their video messages!