Entre las personas responsables de la toma de decisiones en Asia se observa un cambio perceptible en lo que se refiere a plantear la adopción de programas de reducción de daños. Más información, en inglés, está disponible abajo.

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Drug policy reform used to be a topic avoided by most politicians. Now, however, there is a growing global consensus that the so-called "war on drugs" has failed. It has been ineffective in reducing drug use and it has reaped a devastating and counter productive impact on both human security and public health. Drug policy reform has now become the challenge policymakers can no longer hide from.

There is a perceptible shift among decision-makers in the region to consider adopting harm-reduction programmes for drug reform and control, write Asma Jahangir and Michel Kazatchkine

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