September 30, 2013
The International Drug Policy Reform Conference is a biennial event that brings together over 1,000 attendees representing 30 different countries to discuss alternatives to the war on drugs.
July 23, 2013
UN’s General Assembly decided to convene a meeting on nuclear disarmament during the high-level segment of its 68th session.
July 10, 2013
The council holds several short sessions, ad hoc meetings, round tables and panel discussions throughout the year, to prepare for its four week substantive session in July. The event is held annually, taking turns between New York and Geneva. The substantive session is organized in five segments: The High-level Segment; Coordination Segment; Operational Activities Segment; […]
June 10, 2013
The Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters of the United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) will hold its 60th session from June 26th to June 28th at the UN Office in Geneva. The group will discuss the relations between nuclear-weapon-free zones in advancing regional and global security, as well as disarmament and security implications of emerging technologies. […]
February 18, 2013
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) today opened a high-level conference on illicit trafficking of fraudulent medicines – a form of transnational organized crime which threatens public safety.
February 18, 2013
The Economic and Social Council concluded the first part of its 2013 organizational session today, adopting seven draft decisions that detailed much of its agenda for the year, and outlined the arrangements for the body’s substantive session, set to open on 1 July, at the United Nations Office at Geneva. Acting on the proposals forwarded […]