65th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
The 65th CND will take place 14-18 March 2022
Guide to the 65th CND
A guide for NGO participants to the 65th CND taking place 14-18 March 2022.
Learn hot to effectively engage at the CND.
To support NGO and CSO participation in and engagement with the Commission, the VNGOC has prepared a detailed Guide with information about the Commission and how it operates; information about NGO participation in the Commission and suggestions on how they can engage most effectively with its work (even if they cannot be present in Vienna); practical information; useful links and contacts.
This years guide also highlights changes and new procedures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We will update the guide regularly to include the latest information.
Applying for side-events at the 65th CND
The registration for side events will proceed as per established practice. Closer to the session, the feasibility of in-person and hybrid side events will be evaluated.
APPLICATION PERIOD: 10 January to 21 January 2022
Make sure to follow the guidelines for side events in 2022 provided by the CND Secretariat!
Side events can be organised by:
Only one event per organizer will be accepted. However, you can co-sponsor multiple events. The co-sponsor form needs to be send to SGB before 15 February 2022.
Events will be accommodated in order of receipt of the application (“first come, first served”). Events submitted by Member States will be accommodated, before all other submissions.