Encouraging Involvement of Young People in Community Development and Entrepreneurship-
To counter the abuse of Narcotic Drugs and other Criminal Activities
66th Session of Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) Side Event by Women's Federation for World Peace International (WFWPI)(hybrid)
Partner organizations: Action Youth Development UGANDA, WFWP Kenya, IAYSP.
Encouraging Involvement of Young People in Community Development and Entrepreneurship - To counter the abuse of Narcotic Drugs and other Criminal Activities. To encourage and support young people to become contributors to the development of their society and nation and at the same time find the way to also sustain their own lives and (future) families is a good means to keep them from the misuse of narcotic drugs and criminal activities in general.
Date: 13-17 March, 2023 M-Building, Venna International Centre (VIC) (United Nations), Wagramer Strasse 5, 1220 Vienna, Austria.
Welcome: Dr. Maria Riehl, Director of WFWP UN Vienna Office
Her Excellency. Ms. Mary Wangui MUGWANJA, Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kenya to Austria and the United Nations "Strengthening the Resilience of Youth Leaders to counter Drugs and Crime",
Billy Batware, Programme Officer, UNODC Civil Society Unit; “Youth Empowerment for Peace and Prosperity” Dr. Susan KONE, Vice-President, WFWP Africa, (President WFWP Kenya); Countering the Abuse of Narcotic Drugs and Criminal Activities among the Youth”,
Flevian Achoka, Action Youth Development -Uganda (AOYDE) https://actionyouth.org; “Peace Designer -Program” - Involvement of Young People in Community Development, Peter Deininger, Peace-Designer Coo IAYSP Europe & Middle East. www.yspeace.org; "Treatment and Rehabilitation for Young Persons Who Use Drugs in Austria",
Dr. Wolfgang Beiglböck, ANTON PROKSCH INSTITUTE, IAAP, www.api.or.at ;
MC: Kyung In OLIVIERA, WFWP UN Vienna Youth representative