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  1. The development of international drug control

    • Martin Jelsma
    15 February 2011
    Policy briefing

    The emergence of more pragmatic and less punitive approaches to the drugs issue may represent the beginning of change in the current global drug control regime.

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    La reducción del daño como parte de la solución

    Tom Blickman
    23 January 2009

    Todavía no está claro cuál será la política de drogas del Presidente Obama. Todavía no ha sido nombrado el zar antidrogas. Muchos altos funcionarios de los años Bush todavía están ocupando sus cargos y decidiendo la agenda para la política de drogas.

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    UN: conflicting views on harm reduction

    18 February 2008
    Article

    Conflicting views and policies within the UN system on harm reduction have become a major concern. Consistency in messages is crucial especially where it concerns joint global programmes such as the efforts to slow down the HIV/AIDS epidemic; efforts in which harm reduction practices like needle exchange and substitution treatment play a pivotal role.