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International Drug Policy Reform Conference

Postcard From Vienna: Europe's Stance on International Drug Policy

Michel D. Kazatchkine | Posted 05.10.2014 | Politics
Michel D. Kazatchkine

Europe is a major consumer of drugs, and thus a major driver of the drug market. It is also the home of some of the best examples of evidence-based, people-centered, public health-driven policies and was a leader in the early and large-scale implementation of harm reduction.

Faces Behind the Drug Policy Reform Movement

Melissa Franqui | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
Melissa Franqui

The drug policy reform movement descended upon Denver last week for the 2013 International Drug Policy Reform Conference.

International Officials Convene In Colorado For Drug Talks

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 10.24.2013 | Politics

DENVER -- DENVER (AP) — Dignitaries from three nations sniffed marijuana, walked through greenhouses full of tagged marijuana plants and learned abo...

More Than 1,000 Meet in Denver to Develop Drug War Exit Strategy

Tony Newman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Tony Newman

Which state will be next to legalize marijuana? What do the Obama administration's recent announcements about marijuana and mandatory minimums really mean? People will ponder these questions and many more at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference.

VOTE: Should Marijuana, Or All Drugs, Be Legalized?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 01.04.2012 | Los Angeles

It is rare for a politician to openly advocate the legalization of drugs as the solution to the country's drug problem. But that's just what Californi...