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  1. The Farmer's voice at UNGASS

    28 October 2016
  2. Cannabis and the Conventions: UNGASS and Beyond

    25 April 2016

    With an increasing number of jurisdictions enacting or contemplating reforms creating legal access to cannabis for purposes other than exclusively "medical and scientific," tensions regarding the drug conventions and evolving law and practice in Member States continue to grow.

  3. မူးယစ္ေဆးျပႆနာ အျပစ္ေပးတာထက္ ကူညီဖို႔လိုအပ္တယ္

    15 April 2016

    မူးယစ္ေဆးဝါး ဥပေဒေတြ၊ မူးယစ္ေဆးဝါးသံုးစြဲသူေတြ ျပန္လည္ထူေထာင္ေရးေတြနဲ႔ ပတ္သက္ၿပီးေဆြးေႏြးခဲ့ၾကတဲ့ “Towards Sustainable Drug Policies : Myanmar and Ungass 2016” ေဆြးေႏြးပြဲကို ဧၿပီ ၄ရက္က ျပဳလုပ္ခဲ့ပါတယ္။

  4. Video: Growers of prohibited plants in Heemskerk

    14 March 2016

    Producers of prohibited plants face conflict from authorites and the drug market itself. Their communities are stigmatized, criminalized and incarcerated. UN Global drug policy can change this by listening to their demands. Watch our video of the third Global Forum where producers shared experiences and knowledge and ultimately drafted the 'Heemskerk Declaration'

  5. The UNGASS outcome document: Diplomacy or denialism?

    14 March 2016

    Drug policy experts and impacted communities from around the world express serious concerns about the preparations and already-drafted outcomes for the UN General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) on the “world drug problem”.

  6. The Heemskerk Declaration

    25 January 2016

    In a global meeting small scale farmers of cannabis, coca and opium from 14 countries discussed their contribution to the United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS). The UNGASS will discuss all aspects of global drug control policies, including the worldwide ban on the cultivation of coca, poppy and cannabis, an issue the Global Farmers Forum demands that their voices be heard and taken into account.

  7. Video report of the UN drug debate

    Drugreporter HCLU
    08 April 2015

    This March, our video advocacy team attended the 58th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, the largest drug policy gathering in the world, to find out how governments and NGOs feel about the prospects of drug policy reform. We produced a series of short thematic videos, to give you an overview of the current state of political debate on the burning issues of international drug control.