El nuevo informe de la UNODC señala también que las condiciones son favorables para conseguir una solución adecuada desde que el país orientó la estrategia de control hacia la transformación del territorio en lugar de hacia la destrucción del cultivo.
Processing coca leaves into coca paste is considerably more profitable for farmers than selling unprocessed leaves. However, paste is not covered by the judicial immunity granted as part of the peace deal, leaving farmers with a legal dilemma.
IDPC requests that President Santos ensure that the government respects the peace process, including the crop substitution agreements, support genuine dialogue with local communities and cease forced eradication in areas where such agreements have been signed or are being negotiated.
In an effort to help digest and contextualise the UNGASS Outcome Document, this IDPC briefing paper explores a selection of key themes by analysing the consensus-based language agreed by UN member states during high-level meetings over the last quarter of a century.