United Nations

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

22 August 2023
Youth response to the 2023 World Drug Report

Youth response to the 2023 World Drug Report

The Paradigma Youth Coalition present their response to the 2023 World Drug Report, emphasising the importance of involving young people in shaping progressive drug policies with evidence-based approaches, inclusivity and harm reduction at their core.
Youth Response to the UNODC World Drug Report 2023

Youth Response to the UNODC World Drug Report 2023

Online
28 August 2023
Within the frameworks of the Paradigma Coalition, Youth RISE and Students for Sensible Drug Policy International will deliver their annual Youth Response to the UNODC's World Drug Report.
2023 Africa Policy Week

2023 Africa Policy Week

Cape Town, South Africa
14 August 2023 - 17 August 2023
The theme for this year's policy week is "Putting People First", which expands on the statement issued by the United Nations Human Rights Commission calling on all countries to End Stigma and Discrimination and Put People First.
5 April 2023
UNODC Global Report on Cocaine 2023

UNODC Global Report on Cocaine 2023

UNODC provides insights into a booming market, highlighting a 35% increase in the global production of cocaine following an initial slowdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
7 December 2022
IDPC analysis of the UNODC World Drug Report 2022

IDPC analysis of the UNODC World Drug Report 2022

IDPC welcomes the report’s impressive range of data and analysis, as well as its attention to environmental impacts; but regrets the continued lack of acknowledgement of the destructive impact of punitive drug policies, related human rights abuses and opportunities for meaningful reform.