Between December 2015 and January 2015, IDPC organised a series of webinars on the UN General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on drugs, with a regional focus. Each of the webinars offered an overview of the context within which the UNGASS is taking place, the role of the region's countries in the negotiations, and how to engage in the debate. The webinars are available below:

The UNGASS and Africa & the Middle East

Presenters: Jamie Bridge (Senior Policy and Operations Manager, IDPC), Maria-Goretti Ane (Africa Consultant, IDPC) and Nathalie Rose (Advocacy Officer, PILS).

The UNGASS and Asia

Presenters: Ann Fordham (Executive Director, IDPC), Gloria Lai (Senior Policy Officer, IDPC), Oanh Khuat (Trung tâm SCDI - Center for Supporting Community Development Initiatives) and Simon Beddoe (India HIV / AIDS Alliance).

The UNGASS and Europe

Presenters: Ann Fordham (Executive Director, IDPC) and Jamie Bridge (Senior Policy and Operations Manager, IDPC).

The UNGASS and Latin America (in Spanish)

Presentadores: Marie Nougier (Responsable de Investigación y Comunicaciones, IDPC), Luciana Pol (Investigadora en Políticas de Seguridad y DDHH, CELS), Ernesto Cortés (Director Ejecutivo, ACEID) y Pablo Cymerman (Coordinador de Rel. Institucionales, Intercambios Asociación Civil).

The UNGASS and North America

Presenters: Heather Haase (North America Consultant, IDPC) and Donald MacPherson (Director, Canadian Drug Policy Coalition).