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CND Side Event Programme 2021

The Secretariat only coordinates the side events and facilitates the dissemination of relating information. The sole responsibility for the content of the side events (including promotional material and the events themselves) as well as for the related technical arrangements lies with the organizers.

Please note that some side events might require pre-registration! Kindly reach out to the indicated email address with any question on the side event.

Friday, 16 April - 10.00 to 10.50 a.m. (Vienna time)

Faith-based methods for prevention of narcotic drug use: Perspectives from Muslim, Christian, Hindu and Jewish Communities
Organized by the Uganda Green Crescent Society with the support of Everest Green Crescent Nepal and Rwanda Youth Impact

Impacts of COVID-19 on the drug market: A multi-country multi-study analysis
Organized by the Alcohol and Drug Foundation with the support of the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy and Release

Friday, 16 April - 13.10 to 14.00 p.m. (Vienna time)

Synthetic opioids – practical solutions to a persisting crisis
Organized by the Universal Postal Union with the support of the UNODC Laboratory and Scientific Section

Take-home opioid substitution therapy in the context of COVID-19: successes and opportunities
Organized by Médecins du Monde with the support of the UNODC HIV/AIDS Section

World Progress and Challenges of Drug Free Working Place
Organized by the Green Crescent Malaysia with the support of the Drug Free America Foundation, the International Federation of Non Government Organizations for the Prevention of Drug and Substance Abuse (IFNGO) and Kıbrıs Türk Yeşilay Derneği
Webinar Passcode: 643372  

Friday, 16 April - 14.10 to 15.00 p.m. (Vienna time)

Moving beyond the divisions in order to develop humanitarian drug policies: the role of the Rome Consensus 2.0 initiative
Organized by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) with the support of Italy, and the C4 Recovery Foundation, the Levenson Foundation, the Knowmad Institut, the Police, Treatment and Community Collaborative (PTACC), the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section, and the Villa Maraini Foundation 

The future of cannabis in the Caribbean
Organized by the Transnational Institute

Turning Over A New Leaf: Regional Applicability of Innovative Crop Control Policy During and in the Aftermath of COVID-19
Organized by the Andean Information Network