The Global Synthetics Monitoring: Analyses, Reporting and Trends (SMART) programme works with Governments to assist them in generating and analysing data on the situation with respect to... more


The UNODC Early Warning Advisory (EWA) on new psychoactive substances was launched in June 2013 as a response to the emergence of NPS at the global level. The EWA aims to monitor, analyse ... more



Forensic science research and analysis generates data and information that provide an objective evidence-base for effective drug control and crime prevention, making it an integral part of effective criminal justice systems.

  The scientific and forensic work programme supports the development of effective criminal justice systems by promoting standards and best practices as reflected in the manuals, guidelines and publications. more