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  1. Consecuencias del cultivo de cannabis en Paraguay

    26 September 2017 - Event

    Finalmente, el Informe n. 46: Paraguay: la tierra escondida: examen del mayor productor de cannabis de América del Sur se presentará en Asunción con el autor del estudio y representantes de los campesinos y pueblos indígenas afectados, con el auspicio de dos ONG locales y la FES. Se debatirán las consecuencias del cultivo y tráfico de cannabis, y la economía ilícita que conlleva. 

  2. Regulating Cannabis: Canada in the global context

    14 November 2016 - Event

    Canada is the first G7 country committed to ending cannabis prohibition, announcing at the United Nations that legislation will be introduced in the spring of 2017.

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

    17 October 2014 - Event

    For decades, the United States has been a champion of the global drug control treaty system, which limits the use of marijuana exclusively to medical and scientific purposes, and obligates governments to punish and even criminalize recreational marijuana activity. But American attitudes toward marijuana policy are shifting: voters in Colorado and Washington approved ballot initiatives to legalize regulated recreational marijuana in 2012, and recent polls suggest that the majority of Americans think marijuana use should be legalized.

  4. Cannabis – wir sprechen darüber

    17 November 2014 - Event
  5. Latin America Drug Policy Dialogue 2013 Maldonado (Uruguay)

    06 August 2013 - Event

    The ninth Latin America informal drug policy dialogue was devoted to "dilemmas in regulation of the cannabis market." The two-day dialogues were structured around seven sessions: (1) The Uruguayan proposal for cannabis regulation: dilemmas and challenges. (2) Current models of regulation: United States, Spain and the Netherlands. (3) The fine art of regulation: state monopoly vs. self-regulated market which works better and for whom? (4) Addressing cross-border differences and market mobility. (5) Tensions between cannabis regulation and international drug-control treaties: What options do governments have? (6) Cannabis reforms under way in Latin America. (7) Strategy and paths to reform: scenarios and next steps.

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