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OFAP is co-organizing 27th IFNGO World Conference

6-8 November, 2017, Macau

The 27th IFNGO World Conference will be scheduled on 6th-8th November this year in Macau. Organizing by Association of Rehabilitation of Drug Abusers of Macau (ARTM) and co-organized by Organization of the Families of Asia and the Pacific (OFAP). The venue of the conference is Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel, and it would be an exciting event with lots of high rank speakers such as Dr. Joao Coulao, Chairman from SICAD, Dr. Jeremy Douglas, Regional Representative from UNODC, Dr. Catherine Sozi, Medical Doctor from Uganda, our Vice President Esbjorn Hornberg, who is also the Executive Director of IOGT International, Dr. Ann Fordham, Executive Director of IDPC, Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Professor of University of Malaya, Dr. John-Peter Kools, Chair of Harm Reduction International, Dr. Gino Vumbaca, President & Co-Founder of Harm Reduction of Australia among with many others.

We are looking forward to hear from you and your department. Hopefully we can welcome your organization onboard for this conference in Macau! Kindly respon to confirm your attendance before our early birth campaign end 30th September 2017. OFAP takes great pride in co-organizing this 27th IFNGO World Conference. To support growing demand new information for psychoactive substances, as well as harm reduction and law enforcement, the 3-day global conference will host high-level officials from government agencies, private sectors and multilateral institutions to share best practices, way to overcome new coming challenges.

Registration and further information can be found in the website www.ifngo2017.org

 

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Events & Reports

2016  
     
  Dec

The reconvened Fifty-Ninth Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, including its special segment
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Oct

The Eighth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC)
Report <Click here to download>

     
  May

The Twenty-Sixth Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Mar

The Fifty-Ninth Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs and The Preparation for the special session of the General Assembly on the world drug problem in 2016
Report <Click here to download>

     
2015  
     
  Dec

The reconvened Session of the Fifty-eighth session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Nov

THE 26th IFNGO WORLD CONFERENCE, 22nd IFNGO ASEAN NGO’s WORKSHOP and IFNGO YOUTH WORKSHOP ON PREVENTION OF DRUG & SUBSTANCE ABUSE, PUTRAJAYA & MELAKA, MALAYSIA
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Sep

CND Intersessional Meeting – 24th September 2015
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Jun

Special Event: UN International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Mar

Fifty-eighth Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
Report <Click here to download>

     
2014  
     
  Dec

The World Family Summit +10
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Aug

Representative of Organization of the Families of Asia and the Pacific attended the 70th Session of ESCAP, Phase II “Regional Connectivity for Shared Prosperity”
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Jun

The Official Audience with Dr. Cao Jianming
Report <Click here to download>

     
  May

Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice International Cooperation in Criminal Matters
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Apr

Doha International Conference “Empowering Families: A Pathway to Development”
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Mar

Fifty-seventh Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
Report <Click here to download>

     
  Feb

Training to Strengthen Civil Society Capacity on the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) and its review mechanism
Report <Click here to download>

     
2013  
     
  Nov

Symposium on “Forced Marriage and Violence Against Women in the Migrant Community”, Istanbul Convention: A Model Treaty to Stop Violence Against Women

     
  Jun

56th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), devoted to the Commemoration of the United Nations International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

     
  Mar

56th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND),
held at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Vienna

     
2012  
     
  Dec The reconvened fifty-fifth session of Commission on Narcotic Drugs
     
  Oct Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime
     
  Sep Seminar on Integrity Management and Clean Business Environment
     
    Semi-Annual Activity Report for 2012 <click here to download>
     
  Jul Asian Symposium on Building Sustainable Ageing Societies
    The international conference on substance use disorders
"Professionalizing the treatment of substance use disorders Challenges, Perspectives and Trends"
    Opinion on the Public Survey for Social Housing Strategy (2013-2020) for Housing Bureau of Macau S.A.R. Government
     
  Jun Position Paper Presented in the Drug Talk Seminar of ARTM
by Mr. David Turner, Executive. Dir. OFAP
Making the punishment fit the crime options for tackling less serious drug and drug-related offending
     
  Apr The 21st session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
     
  Mar The 55th session of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs
    International Seminar of Strategies and Best Practices on Global Issues of Gender, Migration HIV/AIDS and Human Development
     
2011  
     
    Annual Activity Report for 2011 <click here to download>
     
  Dec Meetings at UNODC
     
  Nov IFNGO 24th International Conference
     
  Oct China ASEAN Conference
     
  Jun Visit of HE Dr Florinda Chan to VNGOC and UNODC Vienna
     
  Apr OFAP was invitated by the National Population and Family Planning Commission of China for a meeting in Beijing
     
  Mar Arch. Nuno Jorge has attended the 54th Session of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna
    Vice Minister Zhao Baige of the NPFPC met with OFAP President Arch. Nuno Maria Roque Jorge and the Executive Council Mr. David Turner
    Introducing Mr. David Turner to Dr. Zhang Yun Fei
    Mr. David Turner – Our New Executive Director
     
  Feb OFAP was recommended to be the SPECIAL CONSULTATIVE STATUS with Economic and Social Council of the United Nations
     
  Jan Mr. Jorge met Ms. Zhang YunFei, Counsellor of the Deputy Director-General of the Department of International Organization & Legal Affairs of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Macao Special Administrative Region
     
2010  
     
    Annual Activity Report for 2010 <click here to download>
     
  Nov Mr. Nuno Jorge was invited by Mr. Ye Feng, the Secretary General of the IAACA, to attend the 4th Annual Conference and General Meeting of IAACA
    OFAP was successfully put into consideration of the application for Consultative Status by the Committee on NGOs
     
  Oct OFAP was invited to be one of the Observer for the Fifth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime which held in Vienna, Austria from 18th – 22nd November, 2010
     
  Sep President of OFAP, Mr Nuno Maria Roque Jorge visits Macao Foundation
    President of OFAP, Mr Nuno Maria Roque Jorge visits Dr. Vitor Ng, the Immediate Past President of the Macao Foundation
     
  Jul Attended the AIDS2010 Conference held in Vienna on the 18th-23rd July, 2010
- Right Here, Right Now
     
  Jun Applies for the ECOSOC Consultative Status in United Nations
    Attended in the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs Meeting in Vienna on the 22nd-25th June, 2010
     
  May Mr Nuno Maria Roque Jorge Greets with Ms. Florinda Chan, the Secretary for Administration and Justice of the Macau Government S.A.R.
     
  Mar Participated in the 53rd Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
    OFAP has successfully become a legal entity of public welfare administration with tax-free status
     
  Jan The Presidency 2007-2009 of Mr. Nuno Jorge in IFNGO has ended in 2009 and he is now elected to be the Vice-President of IFNGO. The Project Report is presented to the Macao Foundation.
    Mr. Nuno Jorge, the President meets the ANCD Executive Director, Mr. Gino Vumbaca in Bangkok. In this opportunity, Mr. Jogre express his support to the new president of IFNGO, Mr. Garth Popple and gives suggestion on the preparation on the upcoming IFNGO workshop which will be held in November 2010.
     
2009  
     
  Oct Mr. Augusto Nogueira, Vice-President of OFAP, attended the ICAA Estoril 2009 Conference.
- The One Conference for Addiction Professionals
     
  Sep Making a Difference - Beyond 2008 is distributed in the 62nd Annual DPI/NGO Conference organized by the United Nations Department of Public Information, the NGO/DPI Executive Committee, the Government of Mexico and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, in Mexico City, 9-11 September 2009.
     
  Jun Participation in the 23rd IFNGO World Conference
    Book Publishing
- Making a Difference Beyond 2008 Commemorative Book Launching
    Co-Organize a Conference with Association of Rehabilitation of Drug Abuser's of Macau
     
  May Mr. Manuel Carvalho, Consul General of Portugal in Macau & Hong Kong, visits OFAP
     
  Apr Participation in the IHRA - International Harm Reduction Network
- Harm Reduction and the Human Rights
     
  Mar Participation in the United Nations Office Drugs and Crime Conference
- 52nd Session Regular Segment - Commission on Narcotic Drugs
    Participation in the United Nations Office Drugs and Crime Conference
- 52nd Session High-Level Segment - Commission on Narcotic Drugs
     
  Feb Participation in the International Drug Policy Symposium
- Through the Maze: Healthy Drug Law
     
2008  
     
  Dec Participation in the UN Conference
- The Technical Seminar on Drug Addiction Prevention and Treatment: From Research to Practice
    Participation in the IFNGO ASEAN NGO's Workshop & Joint Programme with IOGT International
- Prevention of Gateway-Drugs Foundation of Drug-Free ASEAN 2015
     
  Sep Participation in the 61st Annual United Nations DPI/NGO Conference
- Reaffirming Human Rights for All
     
  Jul "Beyond 2008" Forum
- Beyond 2008" International NGO Forum
     
  May Participation in the Regional Seminar on Enhancing Social Services Policies
- to Strengthen Family Well-Being in Asia and the Pacific
     
  Mar Participation in the UN Conference
- 51st CND - Comission on Narcotic Drugs
     
  Jan Participation in the UN Conference
- Convention Against Corruption
     
2007  
     
  Dec Participation in the 17th ASEAN IFNGO Workshop
- Overcome the Incidence of Recidivism to Ensure ASEAN Drug Free 2015
     
  Oct Hosting of "Beyond 2008 NGO Forum"
- Regional Consultation of SEA, EA & the Pacific
     
  Sep Participation in the 60th Annual United Nations DPI/NGO Conference
     
  Jun Participation in Abu-Dhabi World Family Forum
     
  May Regional Consultations of the NGO Global Forum Beyond 2008
    22nd World Conference of IFNGO
- Click here for the Resolution of the Conference
     
  Jan Visiting CADAPT - Chinese Association of Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment
     
2006  
     
  Nov Visiting SARDA & HKCSS - Hong Kong Council Sociel Service
     
  Sep XXI World Conference - WFTC - World Federation Therapeutic Communities
     
  Aug Visiting Dr. Edmund Ho, Chief Executive of Macau S.A.R.
    Visiting Dr. Chui Sai On, Secretary of Social and Cultural