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  1. Cannabis in the City

    • Tom Blickman, Katie Sandwell
    20 မတ်လ 2019
    Policy briefing

    In order to better understand the situation around, and possibilities for, local and regional cannabis regulation, a series of six country reports were developed. The country reports provide detailed information about the state of cannabis policy, and the possibilities for change, within each country. This briefing identifies some of the key findings and implications for policy makers and advocates from this research.

  2. Cannabis in Latin America and the Caribbean

    • Alejandro Corda , Mariano Fusero
    15 မတ်လ 2017
    Policy briefing

    Cannabis (or marihuana) is one of the most widely consumed psychoactive substances in the world. According to the United Nations World Drug Report, 183 million people, or 3.8% of the world’s population, used cannabis in 2014. Its cultivation was also reported by 129 countries. Cannabis is subject to the United Nations System for International Control of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (hereafter “drugs”) and is the most widely consumed of all the drugs. According to that control system, cannabis is among the substances with the strictest legal status; they are the most prohibited, supposedly because of the harm they cause and their lack of medical usefulness.

  3. Marijuana activists push legalization of medical cannabis in Costa Rica

    Robert Isenberg
    25 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2015
    In the media

    When you hear the phrase “cannabis advocate,” you might picture someone with wild hair and a Bob Marley T-shirt. But Gerald Murray is nothing like that. At a news conference on Tuesday morning, he was smartly groomed and wore a blazer.

  4. Why is Europe refusing to change course on drugs?

    Ian Dunt
    04 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2015
    In the media

    Is Europe being left behind? Sometimes it feels that way. In the US, Colorado and Washington have regulated recreational cannabis use, with Oregon and Alaska following suit. Uruguay is doing the same. Latin America leaders across the continent are turning against the war on drugs.

  5. Why is Europe refusing to change Course on Drugs?

    Ian Dunt
    04 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2015
    In the media

    Is Europe being left behind? Sometimes it feels that way. In the US, Colorado and Washington have regulated recreational cannabis use, with Oregon and Alaska following suit. Uruguay is doing the same. Latin America leaders across the continent are turning against the war on drugs.

  6. How marijuana legalization in Colorado and Washington is making the world a better place

    Christopher Ingraham
    20 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2014
    In the media

    It's time to explore a multilateral reworking of the drug control treaties to better reflect current realities.

  7. Europe, it’s time to regulate cannabis!

    Peter Sarosi (HCLU)
    05 မတ်လ 2014
    In the media

    The European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) is a great innovation of the Treaty of Lisbon, enabling EU citizens to call directly on the European Commission to propose a legal act, if they can obtain the support of one million of their fellow citizens. The "Weed like to talk” campaign, launched by three French university students this year, aims to collect one million signatures from at least seven EU countries to call for a common cannabis policy based on a legally regulated market.

  8. Uruguay poised to legalize marijuana: Is this the right way forward?

    02 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    In the media

    'It is "definitely not the same as liberalising the market." This," he continued, "is a very strictly controlled regulation model, it doesn't increase access to cannabis, but instead restricts it."

  9. Nederland wietland ingehaald door Uruguay

    01 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    In the media

    Wij hebben het er al jaren over, Uruguay doet 't gewoon: wiet wordt er legaal.

  10. Global trendsetter? Uruguay moves to legalize marijuana.

    Jonathan Gilbert
    01 သြဂုတ်လ 2013
    In the media

    Marijuana legalization: Uruguay's lower house of parliament set a global first last night by voting to give the state control of marijuana production, distribution, and sales.

  11. Zuid-Amerika wil af van War on Drugs

    20 ဇွန်လ 2013
    In the media

    "Al met al is dit een historische omslag", zegt Martin Jelsma van de denktank TNI uit Amsterdam en medeauteur van het OAS-rapport.

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    Towards a ceasefire

    07 မတ်လ 2013
    In the media

    Experiments in legalisation are showing what a post-war approach to drug control could look like

  13. Uruguay postpones vote on 'state as dealer' approach to drug regulation - but not for long?

    Sara Miller Llana
    02 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2013
    In the media

    Uruguay has been on the vanguard of drug policy reform in the Americas, proposing a state regulatory market for the cultivation and consumption of marijuana. President Mujica always said he wouldn't push the proposal if a majority of Uruguayans didn't accept it. But few think this postponement means the project is forever shelved.

  14. U.S. votes to legalize pot

    Tim Johnson
    07 နိုဝင်ဘာလ 2012
    In the media

    Voters in Colorado and Washington state who approved the recreational use of marijuana Tuesday sent a salvo from the ballot box that will ricochet around Latin America.

  15. Latinamerika udfordrer USA i krigen mod narko

    Jesper Løvenbalk Hansen
    23 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2012
    In the media

    En lang række latinamerikanske regeringer ønsker at legalisere narkotika for at undgå mere vold. USA kæmper imod