Member States issued a Joint Ministerial Statement today at the close of the High-level Review highlighting the importance of health, prevention and treatment, including protection against HIV, as envisaged by the conventions.[Read More]
Today marks the start of the High-Level segment of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) 57 th session at the UN headquarters in Vienna, Austria, with the participation of delegates representing Member States, the civil society, and other stakeholders. The meetings and events will continue next week (17-21 March) where a number of issues will be discussed.[Read More]
The current world situation regarding the use and trafficking of drugs will be addressed at a series of meetings and events starting on Thursday, 13 March 2014, at the United Nations headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Member States will open discussions with the High-Level Review of the 2009 Political Declaration and Plan of Action which will focus on the reduction of both supply and demand of drugs, together with financial and judicial aspects crucial to addressing this issue.[Read More]
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- March 3, 2014 - Planet’s biodiversity threatened by wildlife crime says UNODC Chief on World Wildlife Day