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Economic and Social Council

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GENERAL

E/RES/1973/1780(LIV)
1858th Plenary Meeting
18 May 1973


1973/1780(LIV).Ad Hoc Committee for the Far East Region of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

 

The Economic and Social Council,

Aware of the importance of regional co-operation in the campaign against illicit production and traffic in drugs,

Taking note of resolution 8(XXV) of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs77/ by which the Commission established an Ad Hoc Committee for the Far East Region,

Welcoming the establishment of the Ad Hoc Committee,

Recalling that an organizational meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee has already been convened at Geneva in 1973, during the twenty-fifth session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs,

Authorizes the Ad Hoc Committee for the Far East Region to make a study tour of the countries of the region, in 1973, with the approval of the Governments concerned, and if necessary to hold a second meeting at Geneva immediately prior to the next session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs in order that it can draw together and finalize its conclusions and recommendations to the Commission.

1858th plenary meeting,
18 May 1973
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77/ See Official Records of the Economic and Social Council, Fifty-fourth Session, Supplement No. 3 (E/5248), para. 497, and [1973 (3)] of this document.