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CND Side Event Programme 2022

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.

Tuesday, 15 March - 8.00 to 8.50 a.m. (Vienna time)

PREVENTIVE DRUG EDUCATION: ADAPTING TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Organized by Singapore with the support of the ASEAN Training Center for Preventive Drug Education and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section

EVIDENCE-BASED INTERVENTIONS FOR HIV PREVENTION AMONG PEOPLE WHO INJECT DRUGS AND PEOPLE LIVING IN CLOSED SETTINGS IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA REGION
Organized by the UNODC Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa

IN THE SCOPE OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: THE ROLE OF NGOS IN SUBSTANCE USE TREATMENT SERVICES
Organized by the Udruzenje gradjana Zeleni polumjesec u Bosni i Hercegovini with the support of Enosh – The Israeli Mental Health Association and the Verein Neubeginn

Tuesday, 15 March - 9.00 to 9.50 a.m. (Vienna time)

COLLABORATION WITH CIVIL SOCIETY AND GOVERNMENTS IN DRUG POLICIES
Organized by Lithuania with the support of Czechia, and the Council of Europe – Pompidou Group and the Eurasian Harm Reduction Association

INTRODUCING THE ASIA-PACIFIC CIVIL SOCIETY COMMON POSITION ON DRUGS
Organized by the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs with the support of Australia, and the Associação de Tratamento de Toxicodependentes de Macau, the International Movement for Advancement of Education Culture Social and Economic Development, the Pakistan Youth Organization and the UNODC Civil Society Unit

DATA-DRIVEN PREVENTION PROGRAMMES FOR FAMILIES
Organized by the Rotarian Action Group Addiction Prevention with the support of Dianova International, the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section, and the World Federation Against Drugs

INCREASING PREVALENCE OF METHAMPHETAMINE USE IN EUROPE AND ASIA
Organized by the Turkish Green Crescent Society with the support of EURAD and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section

LEGALIZING THE DRUG WARS: A REGULATORY HISTORY OF UNITED NATIONS DRUG CONTROL
Organized by the World Society of Victimology with the support of Mexico, and the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

THE GREEN WAVE HITS EUROPE: RECENT CANNABIS REGULATION INITIATIVES IN EUROPE
Organized by the Forum Droghe Movimento per il Contenimento dei Danni with the support of the Associazione Luca Coscioni, the International Drug Policy Consortium, the Transnational Institute, the Washington Office on Latin America and the Transform Drug Policy Foundation

UNDERSTANDING THE STRUGGLES AND SUCCESSES OF FEMALE SUBSTANCE ABUSERS IN THEIR RECOVERY JOURNEY
Organized by the Singapore Anti-Narcotics Association with the support of the International Federation of Non-Governmental Organizations for the Prevention of Drug and Substance Abuse and the Turkish Green Crescent Society
Meeting ID: 883 6076 6212        Passcode: 780244 

Tuesday, 15 March - 12.15 to 13.05 p.m. (Vienna time)

PREVENTION OF OVERDOSES AND DRUG-RELATED DEATHS
Organized by the Netherlands with the support of Czechia, Estonia, Ireland, Slovenia, Sweden and the European Union

PARTNERING FOR DRUG CONTROL – ONE DECADE OF EU-NIGERIA-UNODC COOPERATION TO ADVANCE DRUG USE PREVENTION AND CONTROL
Organized by Nigeria with the support of the European Union

IMPACT OF CANNABIS LEGALIZATION FROM A SCIENTIFIC PERSPECTIVE
Organized by the UNODC Research and Trend Analysis Branch with the support of the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy

PROMOTING SUSTAINABILITY IN ALTERNATIVE DEVELOPMENT: OUTCOMES OF THE EXPERT GROUP MEETING ON ALTERNATIVE DEVELOPMENT 2022
Organized by Germany with the support of Peru, Thailand, and the UNODC Sustainable Livelihoods Unit

PROMOTING A PUBLIC HEALTH APPROACH IN ADDRESSING AND COUNTERING THE WORLD DRUG PROBLEM
Organized by the World Health Organization
Meeting ID: 978 1432 2194     Passcode: WHO_CND65

STRENGTHENING ANTI-DRUG COOPERATION IN THE SCO SPACE, SUPPORTING GLOBAL DRUG CONTROL
Organized by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) with the support of the Russian Federation, Uzbekistan, and the UNODC Regional Section for Europe, West and Central Asia
Meeting ID: 825 8419 1075   Passcode: 343840

REGULATION OF CRYPTOCURRENCIES AND BUILDING CAPACITIES TO COMBAT THE ONLINE ILLEGAL DRUG TRADE IN EASTERN EUROPE
Organized by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Meeting ID: 947 7668 0236 Passcode: 97429670

PERSON-CENTRED INNOVATIONS IN THE THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY
Organized by the World Federation of Therapeutic Communities with the support of the Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association, the Association Proyecto Hombre, Dianova International, the European Federation of Therapeutic Communities, the Federación Latinoamericana de Comunidades Terapéuticas, the Federation of Therapeutic Communities in Asia and the Treatment Communities of America

FEASIBILITY OF AND NEED FOR LIFE AND SOCIAL SKILLS PROGRAMMES IN THE CONTEXT OF COVID-19 AND LESSONS LEARNED THROUGH THE PANDEMIC
Organized by the International Association of Lions Clubs with the support of the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section

PREVENTING AND INVESTIGATING DIVERSION OF EQUIPMENT USED IN THE ILLICIT MANUFACTURE OF DRUGS: GUIDANCE FOR POLICYMAKERS
Organized by the Precursors Control Section of the International Narcotics Control Board with the support of Canada, Germany, Thailand, the United States and Europol

Pre-registration is encouraged.

Tuesday, 15 March - 13.10 to 14.00 p.m. (Vienna time)

THE HUMANITARIAN APPROACH TO DRUG POLICY: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR EFFECTIVE COOPERATION BETWEEN PUBLIC AUTHORITIES AND HEALTH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS
Organized by Italy with the support of the Council of Europe – Pompidou Group, the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section and the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs
Password: 042724 | ID Meeting: 931 4904 1699

LINKS BETWEEN DRUGS AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Organized by the UNODC Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs with the support of France and Germany

EARLY PREVENTION: DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW PARADIGM
Organized by Slovenia with the support of Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, Serbia, the European Union, and Institute Utrip and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section

LEAVING NO ONE BEHIND: THE RIGHTS-BASED AND DEVELOPMENT-ORIENTED APPROACH OF THE EUROPEAN UNION TO DRUG POLICIES IN COOPERATION INITIATIVES IN CENTRAL ASIA, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN
Organized by Spain with the support of Germany, Paraguay, and the European Union and the European Union Delegation to Kyrgyzstan

PRESENTATION OF ANNUAL DRUG REVIEW FOR 2021
Organized by Tajikistan 

HUMAN RIGHTS: THE RIGHT TO EQUITABLE HEALTH, SOCIAL AND JUSTICE REMEDIES FOR PEOPLE WHO USE DRUGS
Organized by Malta with the support of Canada, Portugal, Switzerland and the Council of Europe – Pompidou Group
Pre-registration is encouraged.

COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT IN PROVIDING LOW-THRESHOLD AND PRIMARY DRUG TREATMENT
Organized by Indonesia with the support of Japan and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section

THE IMPORTANCE OF PURSUING THE PROCEEDS OF CRIME WITHIN THE DRUG TRAFFICKING VALUE CHAIN
Organized by Colombia and Costa Rica
Access code: 2022

DRUG TRAFFICKING AND ILLICIT TRAFFICKING OF FIREARMS: A CRIMINAL MARKET APPROACH
Organized by Mexico

INCORPORATION OF GENDER PERSPECTIVE IN DRUG POLICIES
Organized by the Executive Secretariat of the Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission, the Secretariat for Multidimensional Security of the Organization of American States with the support of Canada, Costa Rica, Mexico, Paraguay and the United States

THE ROLE OF CARICC IN COMBATING DRUG TRAFFICKING, TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED AND ASSOCIATED TERRORISM AT REGIONAL AND INTERREGIONAL LEVELS WITH PARTICULAR FOCUS ON THE NORTHERN ROUTE
Organized by the Central Asian Regional Information and Coordination Centre for Combating Illicit Trafficking of Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances and their Precursors (CARICC)
Identificator: 971 7533 1402    Code: 150321