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Preparations for the GA Special Session on the World Drug Problem
2 Oct 2015 -  High-Level Briefing on the Preparations for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on the World Drug Problem.
This event will update Member States on the preparations underway for the UNGASS on the World Drug Problem, to be held 19-21 April 2016. The event will also provide an important platform to discuss the status of preparations for the UNGASS as well as side events. Following opening remarks, there will be an opportunity to take questions and statements from the floor.

- H.E. Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President of the 70th UN General Assembly
- Mr. Yury Fedotov, UNODC Executive Director
- H.E. Amb. Khaled Shamaa, Chair of the UNGASS Board Organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)