Reconvened 57th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Boardroom D, C-Building (4 th floor)



I. 10.00-10:45 CHAIR OPENING

H.E. Ambassador Khaled Shamaa (Egypt), Chairperson of the Commission opens the reconvened 57 th session

-     Adoption of the agenda (E/CN.7/2014/1/Add.1)

-     Election of 3 rd Vice Chairperson


II. 10:45-13:00 Action on Draft Decision (E/CN.7/2015/L.17/Rev.1)


III. 15:00-18:00 Agenda item 9: Special Segment on UNGASS Preparations

-    Video statement delivered by H.E. Mr. Sam Kutesa (Uganda),
President of the General Assembly

-     Video statement delivered by Mr. Jan Eliasson,
Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

-     Statement of Mr. Yury Fedotov,
Delivered by Mr. Aldo Lale-Demoz, Deputy Executive Director of UNODC

A videoconference was conducted with representatives of the following United Nations entities and specialized agencies:
- Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
- United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN-Women)
- Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
- United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
- Department of Political Affairs and Department of Peacekeeping Operations


-     Interactive debate on the preparations for the special session of the General Assembly on the world drug problem in 2016


IV. 18:00-18:30 Adoption of Draft Decision (E/CN.7/2015/L.17/Rev.1)


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