The International Narcotics Control Board concludes its 116th session; women and drugs to be focus of 2016 Annual Report
Following two weeks of deliberations, the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) concluded its 116th session on 27 May 2016. The Board began work on its 2016 Annual Report, which will focus on the topic of "Women and drugs". INCB President Werner Sipp said...[Read More]
During its 116th session, taking place from 17 to 27 May 2016, the International Narcotics Control Board held consultations with UNODC Executive Director, Mr. Yury Fedotov, as part of the ongoing...[Read More]
At its 116th session, INCB reviews requirements for controlled medicines, encourages increased vigilance towards precursor shipments to Syria
At its 116th session, underway in Vienna, Members of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) continue their work towards ensuring implementation of the three international drug control conventions.Over the first five days of deliberations, Board members reviewed national legislative developments and measures taken by Governments...[Read More]
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.