UNGASS is an abbreviation for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session, called by the UN General Assembly for issues requiring special attention.

On April 19-21, 2016 there will be a session focused on assessing the UN member states progress in implementing the two 2009 documents: the Political Declaration and Plan of Action on International Cooperation toward an Integrated Balanced Strategy to Counter the World Drug Problem.

On EHRN’s website you will find comprehensive information on this session and an extensive list of of additional readings on the topic.