The biggest global conversation on drug policy in the last 15 years was run by the United Nations in New York City 19-20 April 2016. A delegation of NZ NGOs joined diplomats, politicians, UN agencies and civil society representatives at the UN General Assembly Special Session.
During #UNGASS2016 Tuari Potiki, Drug Foundation chairperson, addressed the General Assembly Special Session, on Thursday 21 April. Text of speech with video.
Here's a record of what was shared.
02 April 2020
The covid-19 public health emergency brings challenges for us all. But remember, we’re all in this together – and we're here to help
20 November 2019
The Drug Foundation, Te Rau Ora and Hāpai te Hauora call on the Crown to meet its obligations under Te Tiriti as it drafts cannabis law.
23 July 2019
2019 Parliamentary Drug Policy Symposium, Through the Maze: just and equitable drug law reform
01 August 2019
Filter magazine: A United Nations report has highlighted the huge scale of annual deaths from drug use around the world, but the damage done...
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