Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Addressing discrimination in health care settings will contribute to the achievement of many of the SDGs, ensuring that no one … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Practical recommendations for the creation and maintenance of a safe and enabling environment for civil society, based on good practices and lessons learnt (A/HRC/32/20)

Allowing voices to be heard, even when they express criticism or unpopular views, is key to holding decision makers to … Continue reading Practical recommendations for the creation and maintenance of a safe and enabling environment for civil society, based on good practices and lessons learnt (A/HRC/32/20)

Background Information on UNGASS roundtable 5: Alternative development; regional, interregional and international cooperation on development-oriented balanced drug control policy; addressing socioeconomic issues

Illicit drug crop cultivation often takes place in isolated areas, involving people that are marginalized – socially, economically or geographically … Continue reading Background Information on UNGASS roundtable 5: Alternative development; regional, interregional and international cooperation on development-oriented balanced drug control policy; addressing socioeconomic issues

International cooperation to address and counter the world drug problem. (Omnibus Resolution A/C.3/71/L.10/Rev.1)

Reaffirming also the commitment to addressing drug-related socioeconomic issues related to the illicit cultivation of narcotic plants and the illicit … Continue reading International cooperation to address and counter the world drug problem. (Omnibus Resolution A/C.3/71/L.10/Rev.1)

Promoting the implementation of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Alternative Development (58/4)

Calls upon Member States and other donors to consider long-term support for alternative development programmes and projects, including, as appropriate, … Continue reading Promoting the implementation of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Alternative Development (58/4)

Resolution 59/1. Our joint commitment to effectively addressing and countering the world drug problem (UNGASS outcome document)

We reiterate our commitment to addressing drug-related socioeconomic issues related to the illicit cultivation of narcotic plants and the illicit … Continue reading Resolution 59/1. Our joint commitment to effectively addressing and countering the world drug problem (UNGASS outcome document)