Call for Application: Expert Meeting "Field Testing Results of the International Standards for the Treatment of Drug Use Disorders"

Call for Application: Expert Meeting "Field Testing Results of the International Standards for the Treatment of Drug Use Disorders"

UNODC and WHO are organising an expert meeting "Field Testing Results of the International Standards for the Treatment of Drug Use Disorders" in Vienna, to be held from 7 to 8 February 2018.

The main objective of this meeting is to present and review the latest findings from the field testing of the UNODC/WHO International Standards of Treatment of Drug Use Disorders  - which was undertaken between the launch in 2016 and early 2018. Overall, in the framework of the UNODC/WHO Global Programme of Drug Dependence Treatment and Care, the aim is to advise on the finalization of the treatment standards for further dissemination, to promote the quality of drug dependence treatment and care services and to support Member States in their development using the standards and associated technical  tools.

The VNGOC has been asked to nominate civil society experts with relevant scientific and work background on this topic.

If you wish to be considered for nomination please send the following information to info@vngoc.org no later than14 January 2018 11:59 pm CEST: 

  • Your full name and organisation
  • Your reason for applying (100 words max)
  • Your updated CV

Please share this with your respective partners and networks to ensure a wide as possible opportunity to engage.