Due to the current Coronavirus global health emergency the 29thSession of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ), scheduled to be held in Vienna, 18-22 May 2020, will be postponed to an as yet undetermined later date.
The Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is
Ms. Ghada Waly of Egypt, who took office on
1 February 2020. She holds the rank of Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.
To reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19 to those working at the United Nations in Vienna and to comply with the measures taken by the Austrian authorities, personnel of Vienna-based UN organizations, including the staff of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime are working remotely or at home.