The ninth meeting of the TNI/ Diogenis Informal Drug Policy Dialogue series took place in Prague on 27th and 28th January 2012 and was co-hosted by the City of Prague and by the Office of the National Drug Commission of the Czech Republic. The aim of the dialogue series is to provide a platform for professionals to discuss drug policy issues.

Over 40 participants attended the meeting, including policy makers, practitioners, academics, and representatives from non-governmental and inter-governmental organisations and agencies.

Four themes were discussed: the European Union (EU) drug policy agenda, cannabis policy reform, the future of the UN drug control conventions and the upcoming 55th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs. This report highlights the main issues covered during each of the sessions.

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