1. Uneven progress in SDGs will also be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic


    To one third of the way through these objectives set out in the SDGs for 2030, all signs indicate that they will be difficult to achieve

  2. Covid-19 & NGOs: an opportunity for philanthropy?


    Through the efforts to calculate the pandemic’s impact on NGOs, a light seems to shine. Beyond being a necessity, philanthropy could give the world its best opportunity to build a better future

  3. COVID-19 & Drugs: a Conversation with EMCDDA


    EMCDDA Director Alexis Goosdeel shares how COVID has affected the drug situation, the lessons learned and the role of professionals

  4. HLPF 2020


    HLPF 2020: Accelerated action and transformative pathways for the decade of action on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  5. The Next Normal


    Unesco’s ‘the next normal’ campaign questions our ideas about what is normal, suggesting that we have accepted the unacceptable for far too long

  6. “We Are Part of the Solution”


    A statement of civil society at UNODC’s event on the impact of COVID on the world drug situation

  7. World Drug Report 2020


    A brief summary of the six booklets of the United Nations World Drug Report 2020: key findings and policy implications

  8. International Day against Drug Abuse


    To mark the International Day against Drug Abuse, let’s have a look at the impact of Covid-19 on addiction services and people who use drugs

  9. Is Addiction a Disease?


    Yes it is, and it’s a strong argument for parity, that is, treating and funding addiction services on par with other ‘biologic’ health services

  10. It Should not Have Taken a Pandemic!


    It should not have taken a pandemic for our society to recognize the heroism of health care professionals, including in addiction services