The objectives of development should be integrated into drug policies, particularly in developing countries. Crop eradication should not be carried out unless alternative livelihoods and the infrastructure on which they depend have been put in place first. In addition, the effectiveness of drug policies must be gauged against developmental and human security criteria.
In this webinar, Transform Drug Policy Foundation introduces their proposals for the regulation of stimulants. In doing so, they will lay out a realistic alternative to the prohibition of stimulant drugs.
The UK renews its programme to provide people who use heroin with a safe supply of the drug, while simultaneously offering them health services, after results showed a near total drop in illicit purchases.