Past events

Exploring the Land-Drugs Nexus

October 2014
New York
United States

This conference will explore the nexus between land and drugs.

International Impacts of the U.S. Trend towards Legal Marijuana

October 2014
Washington, DC
United States

This forum will discuss the international repercussions of the United States’ changing approach towards marijuana.

Improving Global Drug Policy: Comparative Perspectives on Counternarcotics Regimes and UNGASS 2016

October 2014
Washington, DC
United States

The approaching 2016 UNGASS and the meetings that will follow provide an important opportunity to reexamine the existing regime and improve global drug policy through robust policy evaluations and improvements.

Asia-Europe Peoples' Forum

October 2014

AEPF10 will tackle major themes or People’s Visions, which represent AEPF’s hopes for citizens of Europe and Asia. These are:

- Socially Just Trade and Investment
- Universal and Transformative Social Protection – Guaranteed Decent Work and Sustainable Livelihoods, Access to Essential Services and Social Security for All;
- Food Sovereignty and Sustainable Land and Natural Resource Management;
- Climate Justice, Sustainable Energy Production and Zero Waste; and
- Peace and Security

Publieksdebat met minister Ploumen

October 2014
Amterdam
Netherlands

Publieksdebat met Minister Ploumen over de voor- en nadelen van het vrijhandelsverdrag tussen de EU en de VS

The Podemos Phenomenon and the new political practices

September 2014
Amsterdam
Netherlands

In contrast to what happened in other European countries, the Podemos phenomenon prevented that in Spain the frustration and discontent resulting from the EU austerity policies led to a raise of the support to far-right parties.

Agro-ecology: A Solution to the Food Crisis

September 2014

Small-scale farmers and fishers provide food for a large part of the world’s population in ways that sustain rural livelihoods, cultures and ecologies. Yet they are rarely consulted about the solutions needed to address hunger.

Crisis in Gaza: A Discussion on the Context and History

September 2014
Amsterdam
Netherlands

Fully booked! Limited amount of tickets available at the door at 19:45. or check for tickets: https://www.facebook.com/events/271163586424728/

V Latin American and I Central American Conference on Drug Policy

September 2014
San José
Costa Rica

In this edition, the 5th Latin American and 1st Central American Conference on Drug Policy aims to be a platform for discussion and elaboration of solution-oriented proposals.

Europe on the Brink

July 2014
Amsterdam
Netherlands

Europe is suffering from a bipolar economic disorder. Financial journalists divide the continent into two groups of nations - centre and periphery - not by geography but by credit rating. Europe on the Brink is a critical investigation of the root causes of this sovereign debt crisis, and the often misguided policy choices made to resolve it. This much-needed book offers a heterodox economic perspective on the causes, symptoms and solutions of the biggest economic issue currently facing Europe.