Recent events may look like good news for those who think prohibition can deliver a ‘drug free world’, but history tells us a different story.
The UK Government recently announced part two of the Carol Black Review into drugs, with the final report due in December; but it is severely limited in answering some key policy questions.
The World Drug Report is the annual analysis from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on the state of the ‘global drug problem’. The report assesses [...]
In this blog, we draw out key lessons from cannabis regulation in the US and Canada
We look at how Canadian cannabis producers are in prime position to take advantage of emerging cannabis markets and the issues this raises.
A hard-hitting new report from Amnesty International exposes the human rights costs of the 'war on drugs.
Transform and Release’s joint recommendations for keeping people safe under COVID-19.
The UK's already overcrowded prisons face a rapidly escalating public health catastrophe from COVID-19. A number of countries have already started the managed release of prisoners.
Policing of people who use drugs in the UK has had to change rapidly during the COVID-19 crisis. Even in normal times enforcement of criminalisation of people who use drugs is expensive and counterproductive.
In a letter to the Times, Transform joined 23 leading academics & practitioners to call for Government action to protect and enhance key drug services under #COVID19