An INCB mission visited Italy from 9 to 12 June 2015. The mission was conducted by Mr. Raymond Yans, member of INCB, accompanied by Ms. Beate Hammond, Drug Control Officer of the INCB Secretariat. The last mission to Italy took place in 1999.
An INCB mission visited the Republic of Moldova from 19 to 21 May 2015. The mission was conducted by Mr. Werner Sipp, President of INCB, accompanied by Mr. Adrian Moicean, Drug Control Officer of the INCB Secretariat. The last mission to the Republic of Moldova took place in September 1996.
An INCB mission visited the Islamic Republic of Iran from 18 to 20 May 2015. The mission was led by Dr. Viroj Sumyai, member of the Board, accompanied by Mr. Nodirjon Ibragimov, from the INCB Secretariat.
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.