L’Alliance pour le Traité regroupe un grand nombre de réseaux et d'alliances globales, y compris la Campagne pour le Démantèlement du Pouvoir des Entreprises, FIAN, Friends of the Earth International, l’Institut Transnational, qui représentent ensemble plus de 500 groupes du monde entier déterminés à mettre fin aux violations des droits humains perpétrées par les entreprises.
Dozens of civil society organizations from around the world have gathered today (19 June 2012) at the Peoples’ Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to launch a global campaign to confront the power of corporations and their crimes against humanity.
The underlying aim of The Sentencing Council's new guideline for drug offences in England and Wales is to ensure sentences are consistent and the punishment proportionate. The guideline was launched in February 2012 and early results suggest it is beginning to have its desired effect. But achieving that consistency has involved a long process of research and careful testing of the results with judges, lawyers and the general public. (See also: Drugs, crime and punishment)
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.