VIENNA, 24 October - From 19 - 21 October 2016, an INCB mission visited the Republic of South Africa. The mission was led by Mr Raymond Yans, Member of the Board, accompanied by Mr. Paul Rabbat, Chief of the Convention Evaluation Section of the INCB secretariat. The objective of the mission was to discuss the...[Read More]
INCB Precursors Task Force launches international cooperation initiative to address the illicit manufacture of fake "Captagon" tablets
Expert Group Meeting on Defined Daily Doses and Consumption Benchmarking for Psychotropic Substances
VIENNA, 14 October - From 12 to 14 October 2016, the INCB brought together nine independent experts from academia and the international community to discuss statistical defined daily doses (S-DDD) of selected psychotropic substances...[Read More]
- October 13, 2016 - INCB President addresses OSCE Conference on Combatting the Threat of Illicit Drugs and the Diversion of Chemical Precursors
- October 12, 2016 - Post-UNGASS: INCB's contribution to the thematic discussions on the UNGASS outcome document
- October 3, 2016 - Statement of the INCB President, Mr. Werner Sipp, in advance of the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan
The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) is the independent and quasi-judicial monitoring body for the implementation of the United Nations international drug control conventions. It was established in 1968 in accordance with the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1961. It had predecessors under the former drug control treaties as far back as the time of the League of Nations.