Security Council to focus on drug trafficking
7 December 2009 - On 8 December, the Security Council - under the Presidency of Burkina Faso - will debate "Drug trafficking as a threat to international security".
Drug trafficking poses a threat to international peace and security in many parts of the world, and is therefore a concern for all Member States.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UNODC Executive Director Antonio Maria Costa will address the meeting.
Follow the debate live on webcast at 10 a.m. New York time on Tuesday, 8 December.