On March 9, 2015 the 58th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) begin its work in Vienna, with its special segment on the preparations for the special session of the General Assembly on the world drug problem in 2016.
At the session the Republic of Tajikistan was represented by its Permanent Mission to the OSCE, UN and other international organizations in Vienna.
In the framework of this session a Tajikistan Corner was opened with the initiative of the Drug Control Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, which was dedicated to “Review of the situation with narcotic drugs in the Republic of Tajikistan in 2014“. Information materials, video and souvenirs devoted to this topic were presented to the participants of this session.
With the initiative of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and Permanent Mission due to Chairmanships of the Republic of Tajikistan in this organization in 2015 the presentation under the title of “CSTO against Drugs” was organized. The representatives of the CSTO member states and other delegations took part in this event. During this presentation the role of the Drug Control Agency under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan in fighting against narcotic drugs was stressed.
The 58th session of the CND will continue its work till March 17, 2015.