Informal Interactive Stakeholder Consultation for the 2016 UNGASS

Informal Interactive Stakeholder Consultation for the 2016 UNGASS

Informal Interactive Stakeholder Consultation for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem (UNGASS 2016) took place on 10 February 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, in the Trusteeship Council Chamber.

The Consultation was an opportunity for all relevant stakeholders to contribute further to the ongoing preparatory process for UNGASS 2016 by sharing practical expertise and experiences from their work on the ground as an input for consideration by Member States in the negotiations of the outcome document. 

It presented also an opportunity for stakeholders to prepare for their contributions to the interactive multi-stakeholder round tables at UNGASS.

Chair of Recovered Users Network, Boro Goic, who is representing recovered users as a member of Civil Society Task Force- CSTF working towards UNGASS2016, delivered a written statement, presenting The Preliminary results of Global Thematic Consultations of Recovered Users.

The one-day Consultation featured an Opening Segment, two interactive-round tables and a closing segment.

The Consultations will be live webcast, available at following link.

 

Informal Interactive Stakeholder Consultation for the 2016 UNGASS