CND Inter-Sessional Session to discuss preparations for the UNGASS 2016 – 4 September 2014

MORNING SESSION Click here to view the presentations on UNGASS 2016.  Chair (Ambassador Khaled Shamaa, Egypt): Began by introducing various procedural matters, and the agenda for the day was adopted. It is expected that UN General Assembly will adopt the UNGASS preparations resolution at their 69th Session. The Chair also encouraged Member States to invite civil society organisations …

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Thursday morning Plenary Statement by Poland

Poland. Condemns lack of will to eliminate capital punishment.  Advocates protection of rights of psychoactive substance users.  Using drugs is defined as a complex phenomenon.  In recent years, concerted efforts to prevent by means alternative to penal systems.  Balance between drug demand and supply reduction has given way to evidence based treatment programs.  A great …

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