Substances

Cannabis & related

29 December 2023
Japan to legalize cannabis-based medicines

Japan to legalize cannabis-based medicines

Japan moves one step forward and two steps back with efforts to legalise cannabis-based medicines while tightening policies on recreational use of cannabis.
12 November 2023
A roadmap for cannabis equity in Canada to inform the legislated review of the Cannabis Act

A roadmap for cannabis equity in Canada to inform the legislated review of the Cannabis Act

The Centre on Drug Policy Evaluation outlines how social responsibility and equity can be enhanced within Canadian cannabis legislation, emphasising the inclusion of underrepresented racialised people and genders, reparations for the harms of cannabis prohibition through reinvestment of taxes, and amnesty for previous cannabis convictions.