UNGASS

The latest from the GCWA

  • 18 Dec, 2015
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    A PUBLIC HEALTH AND RIGHTS APPROACH TO DRUGS

    The United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on the World Drug Problem in April 2016 provides a unique opportunity to review the impact of the existing international drug control system on the health and well-being of mankind. This UNAIDS Position Paper on UNGASS 2016 contains five policy recommendations, ten operational recommendations and the targets from the UNAIDS 2016-2020 Strategy.

  • 10 Nov, 2015
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    Recommendations of the Civil Society Forum on Drugs on the UNGASS outcome document

    Possibilities for the EU to involve the CSF on drugs in its work on the UNGASS and other areas of drug policy There are various ways in which the EU can involve the CSF in its deliberations: Invitation of the CSF to present its recommendations at upcoming HDG meetings Invitation of the CSF at the National Drugs Coordinators Meetings Read the CSF suggestions around EU positions at upcoming CND intersessionals and other preparatory UNGASS events Organisation by the EU Presidency of briefings with the CSF Core Group at the beginning and the end of its

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