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Side event: Smokable cocaine study launch

Organized by Intercambios Asociación Civil Pablo Cymerman, Intercambios AC: This research is particularly important for our region. In our region there is a high use of cocaine and use is increasing. There are currently few studies on this particular use of cocaine. This research was led by TNI. Pien Metaal, Transnational Institute: This has been …

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Committee of the Whole (Thursday Morning) Resolution L2: Intensifying efforts to combat the world drug problem through effective partnerships with the private sector

Chair: I see the titled has changed but agreed at the informals. Title agreed CoW. We proceed with text. PP1 bis alt is also agreed in informals, so agreed CoW. PP6 alt agreed in informals, so agreed CoW. PP6 alt bis is this additional to PP6 alt? PP6 bis I see text in the brackets. …

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Committee of the Whole (Thursday morning) L4. Promoting awareness-raising, education and training as part of a comprehensive approach to ensuring access to and the availability of controlled substances for medical and scientific purposes and improving their rational use

EC77/2020/L4   Belgium:There are some paras where the wording is ‘non-stigma’. A couple of paras have been agreed in informals pending on the solution of non-stigmatisation. Chair: Canada was the state proposing language on stigma Canada: If we are going to focus on PPs first we did have discussions during informals. Linking PP that references stigma …

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Committee of the Whole (Wednesday afternoon) L3- Promoting and improving the collection and analysis of reliable and comparable data to strengthen balanced, integrated, comprehensive, multidisciplinary and scientific evidence-based responses to the world drug problem

-L3- Chair: Some questions have been cleared through the informals. PP6bis Chair: Agreed in CoW PP10 Chair: Agreed in CoW PP12 Netherlands: Discussion on the UN system. MS had discussion on compromise you can see below. We can agree on it here. Chair: Invite comments. We have 3 different proposals. We can accept part of …

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Side event: The Death Penalty for Drug Offences: Implementing Fair Trial Safeguards

Organized by the Governments of Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Mexico, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, the European Union, Harm Reduction International, and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights   Zaved Mahmood – Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Under International Law, the use of the death penalty for drug …

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