November Intersessional (07-09 November 2018)

In preparations for the ministerial segment of the 62nd session of the Commission of Narcotic Drugs  (CND), to be held in 2019, the Commission will host a number of thematic discussions. 

For each thematic segment 4-5 NGOs have the possibility to present their work and positioning. In order to ensure an inclusive, comprehensive and meaningful civil society participation NGOs worked through the Civil Society Task Force (CSTF) to coordinate contributions.

International cooperation (November 7, 2018)

Civil Society Speakers: 


  • Panelist: Paul Kogi Mburu (Soberlife Mentorship Society, Kenya) Statement
  • John M. Walsh (Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), USA) Statement

Taking Stock (November 8, 2018)

Civil Society Speakers: 

  • PanelistAnn Fordham (International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC), United Kingdom)
    Statement
  • Hussein Abdalla Tayab (Muslim Education and Welfare Association (MEWA), Kenya)
    Presentation
  • Peter Sarosi (Rights Reporter Foundation,  Hungary)
    Statement
  • Brun González Aguilar (International Network of People who use Drugs (INPUD), International)
    Statement, Presentation

Preparations for the ministerial segment to be held during the 62nd session of the CND (November 9, 2018)

Civil Society Speakers: 

  •  Jamie Bridge (Vienna NGO Committee and Civil Society Task Force)
    Statement