A regulated market is not, and should not be, a free-for-all. Good regulation needs to promote public health, human rights and social justice.
A hard-hitting new report from Amnesty International exposes the human rights costs of the 'war on drugs.
Press Release For immediate release 26th November 2019 Illegal drug markets in Europe spiralling out of control Europol and the European Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction have [...]
On the anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, we look at how prohibition fails to protect children
Current drug policy is not just ineffective: it is cruel, and it increases social injustice
Enforcing drug law creates more problems than it solves
A new UN report condemns punitive drug policies as ineffective and counter to basic human rights
A UN Board, representing 31 UN agencies, has endorsed the decriminalisation of people who use drugs
The World Health Organisation’s Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD) has recommended the reclassification of Cannabis under the UN drug treaties […]
GW Pharmaceuticals' growing facility. (Image: GW Pharmaceuticals) Press Release 05 March 2018 No Embargo New UN report reveals UK is world’s biggest producer of medical cannabis A new report [...]