Working Relation with United Nation and
In the years following the Kuala Lumpur Declaration, annual conferences were held. They aimed at developing collaborative efforts and interactions between Non-Government-Organizations to prevent and control alcohol and drug abuse. In between conferences, the IFNGO Secretariat, which is hosted by PEMADAM Malaysia and based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia facilitated the exchange of information as well as prepared and coordinated projects in close liaison with the United Nations agencies. They included the United Nations Economic and Social Council and the United Nations specialized agencies such as the United Nations International Drug Control Programme (UNDCP), now UNODC -United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, the World Health Organization, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, the International Labour Organization and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.