Category: Opinion

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  1. World Children’s Day

    20/11/2020

    A day to promote awareness among children worldwide, improve their welfare, and protect them from drugs, whether licit or not

  2. Debating the Future of Treatment

    03/11/2020

    The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs organizes a thematic meeting to review how to strengthen the scope of the treatment

  3. Eradicating Poverty, Still a Distant Goal

    16/10/2020

    El 17 de octubre, celebramos el Día Internacional para la Erradicación de la Pobreza. Pero ¿cuán lejos estamos efectivamente de conseguir este reto?

  4. Factors relating to subjective psychological wellbeing

    09/10/2020

    Quantifying and encouraging wellbeing: a desirable aim, both socially and politically

  5. Individualism as a Barrier to Drug Reform

    25/09/2020

    Understanding that individualism is as much a tool as an objective statement of fact, is vital when deciding on what drug policy to adopt

  6. Beliefs and Mental Health

    03/09/2020

    If we feel that something is wrong, we should start to analyse our beliefs and identify which ones are really valid and which are not

  7. Civil Society Participates in UN Discussions on Sustainable Development

    24/08/2020

    Thanks to “major groups and other stakeholders (MGoS)”, the voices and concerns of the poorest and the most vulnerable can now be heard

  8. Covid-19 & NGOs: An Opportunity for Philanthropy?

    31/07/2020

    Philanthropy is a necessity, but it could also give the world its best opportunity to build a better future

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

    30/07/2020

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

  10. Is Addiction a Disease?

    24/06/2020

    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