VIENNA, Austria – June 2017: Preceding the intersessional meeting, the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) had organized a Special Event, sponsored by the Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom and the UNODC Laboratory and Scientific Section (LSS) on implementing the scheduling decisions on new psychoactive substances (NPS) of the Commission. UNODC presented on the process taking place after the scheduling of substances and the role of the Laboratory and Scientific Section (LSS) in this regard, adding to the contributions made by representatives from the United Kingdom, the World Health Organization (WHO), and the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB).
Figure 1: Implementation of the scheduling decisions
For more information, please see:
Post-UNGASSS website – News on “6 June 2017 - Next intersessional meeting of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs and Special event on implementing the scheduling decisions of the CND”
Presentation by Dr. Justice Tettey, Chief of LSS, on “Implementing the Scheduling Decisions of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs”
Post-UNGASSS website with an overview of the special events and Intersessional meetings
Programme of the special event on “Implementing the scheduling decisions of the CND”