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Organizational Information

The Secretariat to the Governing Bodies services the two Vienna-based functional commissions of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the Commission on Narcotic Drugs and the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice. The two Commissions hold regular and reconvened sessions annually, inviting all Commission members, as well as other relevant stakeholders, in particular UN Member States and Observers, intergovernmetal organizations and NGOs with ECOSOC status. The Secretariat offers guidance on the different ways to participate for the different stakeholders in line with the Rules of Procedures of the Functional Commissions of ECOSOC.