The New War on Drugs: ASEAN Style

30 November 2012
In the media

ASEAN nations are stepping up their fight against illegal drugs as other parts of the world are taking a much different approach

Published at
The Diplomat

"While ASEAN countries are clearly lagging behind other parts of the world, the reform lobby has been encouraged by many countries’ new willingness to at least consider alternative approaches.

In September, IDPC and the Transnational Institute (TNI) co-hosted a high-level seminar in Bangkok with the Thai Ministry of Justice Rights and Liberties Protection Department, which discussed how to more effectively manage drug problems in the context of public health issues."

Read the full article.