Intercambios Asociación Civil (Argentina)

Side event: Smokable cocaine study launch

Organized by Intercambios Asociación Civil Pablo Cymerman, Intercambios AC: This research is particularly important for our region. In our region there is a high use of cocaine and use is increasing. There are currently few studies on this particular use of cocaine. This research was led by TNI. Pien Metaal, Transnational Institute: This has been …

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Side event: Cannabis law reform in the Americas: Regulation gains momentum

Organized by the Governments of Mexico and Uruguay, the Washington Office on Latin America, Center of Studies for Law, Justice and Society, Intercambios Asociación Civil, México Unido Contra la Delincuencia, Research Consortium on Drugs and the Law, and the Transnational Institute. Isabel Pereira, DeJusticia: Will discuss cannabis law reform and how it is moving forward …

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CND intersessional: 23 January 2017 – Operational recommendations on Demand reduction and related measures, including prevention and treatment, as well as other health-related issues

Webcast available here CND Chair. There is no comment on the agenda of this meeting so the agenda is adopted. I give word now to the Portuguese Ambassador to chair the thematic discussion. We will continue with agendas 2 and 3 on Wednesday. I came back yesterday from New York. The key theme was how …

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Informal Civil Society Hearing: Summary of Chairs of Each Session on Main Points Raised

Thanasis Apostolou. Harm reduction the most important issue in session.  Money must be provided for HR as well as political recognition.  Interaction between criminal justice and health discussion must take place.  In the other group, people were speaking about community approach, which is a very important issue.  Also issue of availability of essential medicines.  Suggestion …

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