LA PAZ/VIENNA, 25 October - The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) undertook a treaty compliance monitoring visit to the Plurinational State of Bolivia from 17 to 20 October 2016. The purpose of the mission was to discuss with the Government of Bolivia its compliance...[Read More]
Provisional agenda 1.Adoption of the agenda and timetable (E/INCB/2016/W.12 and Add.1). 2.Report on intersessional developments (E/INCB/2016/W.13). 3.Analysis of the drug control situation in specificcountries; countryreports (E/INCB/2016/W.13/MISSION...). 4.Special Studies (E/INCB/2016/W.13/SS...).5.Supervision of the movement of narcotic drugs for licit requirements...[Read More]
VIENNA, 25 October - A mission of the Board visited Canada from 19 to 21 October 2016. The mission was conducted by Mr. Werner Sipp, President of the Board, accompanied by Ms. Beate Hammond of the INCB secretariat. The primary objective of the mission was to discuss legislative measures currently being developed relating...[Read More]
- October 24, 2016 - Mission to the Republic of South Africa
- October 17, 2016 - INCB Precursors Task Force launches international cooperation initiative to address the illicit manufacture of fake "Captagon" tablets
- October 14, 2016 - Expert Group Meeting on Defined Daily Doses and Consumption Benchmarking for Psychotropic Substances
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.