Drug Policy Futures participatory events at the Reconvened CND, pt. 2

On December 10 our partner organization ECAD and DPF will host a side-event on the role of the justice system and alternative sanctions in drug policy.

Side event December 10
“A coordinated criminal justice and health response to drugs”

Time and place
Thursday December 10, 13.00-14:00
Vienna International Center, C-Building, Conference room C3

Speakers
Caroline Cooper – Research Professor and Director, School of Public Affairs, American  University
Torbjørn Brekke – Specialist Director, Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services
Valérie Lebaux – Chief, Justice Section, Division for Operations, UNODC
Ali Reunanen – Lecturer and former drug addict. Clean and crime-free the last 21 years.

Moderator
Erik Leijonmarck, ECAD

Alternatives to Incarceration Event

 

Drug Policy Futures participatory events at the Reconvened CND

Drug Policy Futures and our partners WFAD, RUN, EURAD and the UNODC are happy to announce that we will organize a side-event on recovery at the Reconvened CND in Vienna on December 9-11.

Side-event December 9
The Importance of Recovery

Time and Place
Wednesday December 9, 13.00-14.00
Vienna International Center, C-building, Conference room C2

Speakers
Boro Goic – Chairman, Recovered Users Network, representing recovered users in Civil Society
David Best – Professor of Criminology Development and Society, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Gilberto Gerra, Chief, Drug Prevention and Health Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Moderator
Linda Nilsson – Secretary General, World Federation Against Drugs

Side event recovery

DPF-Led and Participatory Events

Monday
2:45pm-6:00pm CIVIL SOCIETY HEARING, BR-A, M building

Wednesday
9.00– 9.50 a.m. SCIENTIFIC PERSPECTIVE ON THE LEGALIZATION OF CANNABIS Organized by IOGT International, the World Federation Against Drugs, Smart Approaches to Marijuana and the Slum Child Foundation. Conference Room MOE79

9:45am-10:50am INFORMAL DIALOGUE WITH UNODC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FEDETOV BR-A, M Building

11:00-11:50 INFORMAL DIALOGUE WITH INCB PRESIDENT, TBD
2.20– 3.10 p.m. DRUG POLICY AND HUMAN RIGHTS: HUMAN RIGHTS LEGISLATION AND HOW THESE RELATE TO INTERNATIONAL AND LOCAL DRUG POLICIES Organized by Europe Against Drugs, the UNODC Drug Prevention and Health Branch, the Norwegian Policy Network on Alcohol and Drugs (Actis) and the San Patrignano Foundation. Conference Room M7

Thursday
2.20– 3.10 p.m. A PUBLIC HEALTH APPROACH TO DRUG POLICY Organized by Europe Against Drugs, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America and the Norwegian Policy Network on Alcohol and Drugs (Actis). Conference Room M6

3:30pm VNGOC Meeting, M-3, M building

Friday
1.10– 2.00 p.m. TREATMENT INTERVENTIONS IN DRUG-INVOLVED OFFENDERS — A CONTINUUM OF OPPORTUNITIES IN MULTIPLE SETTINGS Organized by the Thai Institute of Justice and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section in partnership with the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (USA). Conference Room M3

2.20– 3.10 p.m. ON THE ROAD TOWARDS 2019 — THE ROLE OF CIVIL SOCIETY IN FOSTERING SOCIAL INNOVATION Organized by UNODC Civil Society Team and the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs. Conference Room M7