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  1. Think Global Drink Local: Pub Quiz & Dance Party

    31 January 2019

    Fundraiser for the Transnational Institute.

  2. Think Global Drink Local: Pub Quiz #6

    09 October 2019

    An exciting 6th edition of the Think Global Drink Local Pub Quiz, at the beautiful Brouwerij Poesiat & Kater.

  3. Think Global Drink Local: Pub Quiz #4

    29 May 2019

    An exciting 4th edition of the Think Global Drink Local Pub Quiz.

  4. Think Global Drink Local: Pub Quiz #5

    31 July 2019

    An exciting 5th edition of the Think Global Drink Local Pub Quiz, at the beautiful Brouwerij Poesiat & Kater.

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    Drugs and South East Asia: Related websites and documents

    Drugs and Democracy
    17 November 2005
    Article

    Useful links on Drugs and South East Asia

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    HIS LIFE AND WORK

    17 November 2005
    Article
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    Foreign Military Bases - links

    13 September 2006
    Article
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    Drugs and Latin America: related websites and documents

    Drugs and Democracy
    06 December 2005
    Article

    Useful web resources on Drugs and Latin America

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    Synthetic Drugs: Related websites and documents

    Drugs and Democracy
    17 November 2005
    Article
    Recommended web resources on synthetic drugs
  10. War Without End

    Tom Blickman
    07 June 2008
    In the media

    An extraordinary documentary marking a new level in broadcast journalism critiquing the international war on drugs was shown on Irish TV last on 3 June 2008. The report is a comprehensive indictment of the global drug war and asks if there is an alternative to this war without end.

  11. New Studies Reveal Increase in Incarceration for Drug Offenses in the Americas

    03 November 2015
    Press release

    Mexico City — Today, the Research Consortium on Drugs and the Law (Colectivo de Estudios Drogas y Derecho, CEDD) will release a series of new studies showing that mass incarceration for nonviolent drug offenses has increased across the region. 

  12. Stepping away from the darkness

    Martin Jelsma
    19 August 2009
    In the media

     

    The Drug War has failed. After more than 20 years of tirelessly pushing for the same policy, the efforts have not been able to bring the expanding illicit drug markets under control and instead have led to an unmanageable crisis in the judicial and penitentiary systems, human rights violations, the consolidation of criminal networks and the marginalization of drug users who are pushed out of reach of health care services. For these reasons, some Latin American countries are starting to explore a more effective and honest drug policy.


    Newsweek Argentina, August 19, 2009

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    Organised Crime: Related websites and documents

    Drugs and Democracy
    17 November 2005
    Article

    Links and documents on organised crime.

  14. Colombia’s new president should call for a dialogue on drugs

    Coletta Youngers
    18 August 2010
    Article

    In June 1998, Juan Manuel Santos signed a letter delivered to Kofi Annan, then the Secretary General of the United Nations, calling for “a frank and honest evaluation of global drug control efforts"….as “we believe that the global war on drugs is now causing more harm than drug abuse itself." Now that Santos is President of Colombia, he has the power to implement – in his own country – the letter's proposals for meaningful debate and an evidence based-approach to drug policy.

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    Book presentation

    14 November 2005
    Article
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    Global Trends in Drugs: Related websites and documents

    17 November 2005
    Article

    Useful links to recommended resources on global trends in drug usage

  17. Safe injection site still not safe

    Tom Blickman
    30 May 2008
    Article

    Ignoring all the scientific evidence, Canada Health Minister Tony Clement will move to close Canada's only sanctioned safe-injection site, announcing it will appeal a British Colombia court ruling that Vancouver's Insite should stay open because reducing the risk of drug overdoses is a vital health service.

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    Carbon Offsets: recommended reading

    Kevin Smith
    20 January 2008
    Article
  19. Think Global Drink Local: Third edition

    24 April 2019

    An exciting 3rd edition of the Think Global Drink Local Pub Quiz, at the beautiful Brouwerij Poesiat & Kater.

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    West and Central Asia

    16 November 2005
    Article

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