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.
10 June 2021
The Drug Foundation supports the intention behind the Drug Driving Amendment Bill. However, it’s based on imperfect science.
20 May 2021
2021 Budget: no real news in terms of increased funding for treatment, health approaches or harm reduction. But some good steps tacking unde...
15 March 2021
2021 Parliamentary Symposium: Towards a health-based approach to drug policy and practice.
07 December 2020
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