- October 23 13:30 to 13:45
- October 25 11:25 to 11:40
Mr Ballotta (MSc) has been working for the more than 20 years in the field of international drug policy. Since 2005, he has been the EMCDDA’s principal policy analyst and coordinator of relations with the EU institutions. Mr. Ballotta represents the EMCDDA at the EU working group on drugs of the Council of the European Union (HDG), at the Pompidou Group and interlinks with the UNODC, namely on the CND’s processes. Over the years, he has participated in hundreds of EU and UN committees and policy events at institutional level.