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VIDEO: Is it time to end the global war on drugs?

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society, Human Rights & Justice

“Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and former Brazilian president Fernando Henrique Cardoso say repressive approaches to containing drugs have failed.Both men are members of the Global Commission on Drug Policy – and they are calling for a new approach.In an newspaper opinion piece they wrote: “‘We called on governments to adopt more humane and effective ways of controlling and regulating drugs. We recommended that the criminalisation of drug use should be replaced by a public health approach.”

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