Daily Archives: March 31, 2014

Harm reduction features in drug policy debate but not United Nations commission session

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When Ambassador William Brownfield spoke at the recent 57th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna, he laid out four basic principles of international drug policy. In short, they were to: Defend the existing three international agreements (made between 1961 and 1988) on control of narcotic use and trafficking, Interpret those with flexibility […]