TNI Drug Policy Briefing Number 26: Rewriting History: A Response to the 2008 World Drug Report

21 September 2008

In the new 2008 World Drug Report the UNODC is trying to hide failures behind a bad history lesson. Instead of a clear acknowledgement that the 10-year UNGASS targets have not been met, the WDR decided to go back 100 years into history claiming success in comparison with Chinese opium production and use in the early 20th century.