The Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) and the Open Society Foundations are pleased to invite you to

No Health, No Help:
Abuses in Drug Rehabilitation Centers in Latin American and the Caribbean


John Walsh
Senior Associate, WOLA

Dr. Rafael Torruella
Director, Intercambios Puerto Rico

Carlos Zamudio Angles
Researcher, Consortium for a Comprehensive Drug Policy (CUPIHD), Mexico

Francis Taylor
Director for Drug Policy, Human Rights Coordinator for Vulnerable Populations, and Director of Community Resilience at the Center for Integral Research and Education (COIN), Dominican Republic

And moderated by

Denise Tomasini-Joshi
Deputy Director, Open Society International Harm Reduction Development Program

3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Monday, April 4

Open Society Foundations
1730 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 7th Floor
Washington D.C.

A reception with refreshments will follow the presentations. The event will be in English and Spanish, and simultaneous interpretation will be provided.

To RSVP, please click here. For more information, please contact Adam Schaffer at or (202) 797-2171.

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