During the second meeting of Pax Romana delegates in the UN, the new team in Vienna got a good insight in the role of NGOs in the UN and Pax Romana's role among them. We were sharing experiences from delegates of different countries with online participation.
The Vienna International Centre houses the UN Office in Vienna, the UNODC (UN Office on Drugs and Crime), the UNIDO (UN Industrial Development Organization) and twelve other members of the UN family. NGOs having consultative status with the ECOSOC have access to UNODC.
It addresses the interrelated issues of drug control, crime prevention and international terrorism. The political and decision making bodies are the functional Commissions of ECOSOC on Narcotic Drugs and on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice.