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Side Events: Drug Courts: The Promise and the Reality

Chair: Daniel Abrahamson, Senior Legal Adviser, Drug Policy Alliance (USA)   Denise Tomasini-Joshi, Open Society Foundations Drug courts have become increasingly popular, and the rhetoric around them is increasingly positive – when people talk about them, they talk about successes and reduced recidivism, etc. But what we find is that the real story is more …

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Agenda Item 5. Implementation of the Political Declaration and Plan of Action on International Cooperation towards an Integrated and Balanced Strategy to Counter the World Drug Problem UNGASS 2016

Documents: E/CN.7/2016/2-E/CN.15/2016/2 E/CN.7/2016/4 E/CN.7/2016/5 E/CN.7/2016/6 E/CN.7/2016/7 E/CN.7/2016/8 E/CN.7/2016/11 E/CN.7/2016/13 E/CN.7/2016/14 E/CN.7/2016/CRP.3 (a) Demand reduction and related measures; Aldo Lale-Demoz, UNODC: Let me testify to members states the achievements that are available to us. Let me show how I have made notable achievements. The rationale for including health care and treatments are provable. We must move …

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Side Event: Experience with Cannabis Legalization

Stig-Erik Sorheim, Drug Policy Futures | We represent around 50 partners around the world and some regional/national networks.   Kevin Sabet, Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) | We do not believe in incarceration or punishment, but we do not believe in legalisation either. We believe in cannabis research. In the US, states are implementing projects that lead to the …

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