Resolution L3 – Ensuring access to drug treatment, education, after-care, rehabilitation, and social reintegration services, for people within marginalized populations (cont.)

Chair: Welcome back to the Committee of the Whole. I hope you all had a good night and everybody is ready, in good spirits, and in constructive spirits. Last night, resolution six by Nigeria was agreed in the committee and submitted to the Plenary. As soon as the English version is available, it will be posted on …

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Resolution L.5 (Night Session) : Promoting quality, affordable, scientific evidence-based and comprehensive drug prevention and treatment services

Portugal: We were able to agree on many issues in informals. PP11 Chair: Agreed. OP1 Chair: Agreed. OP3 Chair: Agreed. OP3bis Portugal: There is new text as agreed with Argentina. Chair: Agreed. OP6 Chair: Agreed. OP9 Chair: Agreed. OP11 Chair: Agreed.   Portugal: That is the whole resolution. Australia: In OP7 and OP8, there were some issues with clarity. We have small edits …

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Resolution L.3 (Night Session): Ensuring access to drug treatment, education, after-care, rehabilitation, and social reintegration services, for people within marginalized populations

OP4 Canada: There are many paragraphs that will not receive consensus, so we suggest to trim down the resolution. France wishes to change its position on OP4. France:  On this paragraph, we can go along with Canada’s proposal for the sake of showing flexibility. PP8 Canada: There were objections on reporting to the Control Board. Russia: We suggest …

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Resolution L.3 (Afternoon Session): Ensuring access to drug treatment, education, after-care, rehabilitation, and social reintegration services, for people within marginalized populations

Canada: We should discuss OP1. Malta has a compromise that might work for everyone. Malta: Instead of using “ensuring,” we would like to use “facilitating.” Ensuring implies a guarantee, where facilitating does not. Chair: Agreed. Canada: There is issues with the word “marginalized.” There is a compromise from Iran (OP1Alt). Iran: Our text is self-explanatory. I do …

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Resolution L.5 (Afternoon Session): Promoting quality, affordable, scientific evidence-based and comprehensive drug prevention and treatment services

Portugal: As soon as we finish with the CoW, we will go back to informals to finish. Today was another productive day of work. We tackled many issues. There may be some typos, but the editors will fix them. The concepts in the text are good. PP12 Chair: Agreed. PP17 Chair: Agreed. OP2 Chair: Agreed. OP3Alt Portugal: …

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