Drug Policy: Human Rights & Harm Reduction



Presentation (5mins) to the Health Select Committee urging them to amend the Medicinal Cannabis Bill

Global Drug Policy: Why & Where have we gone wrong. 

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The social construction and demonisation of drugs and consequences for ‘drug’ users

 Arguments for Drug Reform

Foundations for Good Drug Policy and Practice

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The Social Context of Recovery in an Era of Austerity (NB Adjust Video to ’Low‘ Quality)

Jana Juniper Gee Questions Julian Buchanan on the ‘Drugs Apartheid’


Full Interview by Jana Juniper Gee looking back on lessons from four decades in drug policy

Do we have a global drug problem – or is it a global drug policy problem?
Scarman Lecture, Leicester University, 13th June 2012

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The popularisation of treatment and the war on drugs

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Discrimination & the challenge of reintegration

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The war on drugs – a war on drug users?

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Criminalisation and the Pragmatism of Decriminalisation

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The ‘wider malaise’ regarding proper analysis of the drug problem

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Merseyside Harm Reduction in 1983 and Lessons Learned

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Working with Dr John Marks in Liverpool in the 1980s

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Criminal Justice Interventions and Drug Dependence

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Bridging the Gap Between Drug Recovery and Social Reintegration


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