Criteria for IDPC Partner Members:

  • The applicant must be a legally constituted organisation or network (IDPC will consider applications from non-legally constituted networks on a case-by-case basis).
  • The applicant fully supports and embraces IDPC’s Vision, Mission and Policy Principles.
  • The applicant has a proven track record of expertise in a policy field relevant to national and international drug policy and/or a proven track record in a policy theme relevant to the work of IDPC.
  • The applicant has a reputation and/or willingness for constructive engagement with policymakers.
  • The applicant’s work has national or international geographical coverage.
  • The applicant commits itself to playing an active role in the work of the IDPC, offering resources in support of the IDPC work plan.
  • The applicant undertakes to respond promptly to all communications regarding the operation of the IDPC.
  • The applicant agrees not to bring IDPC into disrepute. This would be policed retrospectively.

Criteria for IDPC Network Members:

  • The applicant must be a legally constituted organisation or network (IDPC will consider applications from non-legally constituted networks on a case-by-case basis).
  • The applicant fully supports and embraces IDPC’s Vision, Mission and Policy Principles.
  • The applicant has a track record in a policy field relevant to national and international drug policy and/or a track record in a policy theme relevant to the work of IDPC.
  • The applicant’s work has national or international geographical coverage.
  • The applicant agrees not to bring IDPC into disrepute. This would be policed retrospectively.
  • The applicant agrees to disseminate the open access information it receives from IDPC through any email lists or publications that it manages.

All applications for membership must be approved by the current IDPC partner members.