1. Karim Khan Afridi Welfare Foundation promotes youth engagement through innovative art competition in Pakistan


    As we observe the International Youth Day 2020 on August 12th in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, it is a stark reminder to the global community and to us in Pakistan to better understand the devastating consequences on the vulnerable young population in the country

  2. SDGs also Impacted by COVID


    One-third of the way to achieving sustainable development goals by 2030, all indicators are flashing red

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


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

  4. 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

  5. HLPF 2020


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

  6. 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

  7. “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

  8. World Drug Report 2020


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

  9. 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

  10. 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