The changing face of the global cocaine market: reading the trends to respond with foresight

Organized the UNODC Drug Research Section Moderated by: Ms Chloé Carpentier, Chief, Drug Research Section, UNODC Research and Trend Analysis Branch (Missed initial 2 minutes) Mr Antoine Vella, Research Officer (Cocaine), Drug Research Section, UNODC Research and Trend Analysis Branch: …to mimic the processes in Colombia sometimes with the involvement of Colombian nationals and also …

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Side event: Inspiring community action in the rehabilitation and re-integration of offenders

Valerie Chiang: Today many of the community of joined Singapore’s program to rehabilitate and reintegration. Our goal is for every inmate to have social support by the time they are released.  The Yellow Ribbon project is a grassroots project, offering emotional support and support in the community.  Over 5000 employers registered to offer opportunities for …

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Plenary – Item 5. Implementation of the international drug control treaties (continued)

Chair: Good Morning Delegates. We will resume on item 5 (a) Secretariat: documents have been prepared under 5(a).. available now on commission’s website Chair: Proceed to WHO scheduling recommendations on substances under 1961 and 1971 Convention communicated after 63rd meeting of Expert Committee on Drug Dependence. We will now vote on isotonitazene to add to schedule I …

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Side Event: Protecting civil society space at times of COVID-19: Lessons learned for advocacy

Side Event: Protecting civil society space at times of COVID-19: Lessons learned for advocacy Organized by the Youth Organisations for Drug Action (YODA) with the support of Australia, Canada, Mexico and Switzerland, and the Centre on Drug Policy Evaluation, Frontline AIDS, and the International Drug Policy Consortium In March 2020, the World Health Organization characterised …

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