Drugs News

Los 'mitos' del Procurador en política de drogas

Sep 16, 2014
El Espectador recently published an article by Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón, in which he critiques a report on myths about drug legalization. This article is in Spanish.

Las advertencias para Colombia del informe de la Comisión Global de Política de Drogas

Sep 08, 2014
In an editorial piece for El Espectador, Latin America Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón outlines important recommendations from a recently release report by the Global Commission on Drug Policy and implications for policy change in Colombia.

Política de Drogas, en busca de un consenso latinoamericano

Sep 06, 2014
Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón is quoted in an article about the challenges in reaching a new consensus on drug policy in Latin America; particularly in regards to legalization and regulation. This article is in Spanish.

Latinoamérica pierde lucha contra drogas por falta de políticas adecuadas

Sep 06, 2014
Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón is quoted in an article about the shortfalls of drug policy in the region. This article is in Spanish.

Cierra en Costa Rica conferencia regional sobre políticas de drogas

Sep 04, 2014
This article summarizes key points from the V Latin American Conference on Drug Policy and highlights remarks from Juan Carlos Garzón, Latin American Program Global Fellow and advisor to the Colombian Ministry of Justice. This article is in Spanish.

Costa Rica Hosts Fifth Latin American Conference on Drug Policy

Sep 03, 2014
Juan Carlos Garzón, Latin American Program Global Fellow and advisor to the Colombian Ministry of Justice, comments on the need for drug policy reform in a press release for the V Latin American Conference on Drug Policy in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica acogerá expertos para hablar sobre drogas en América Latina

Sep 02, 2014
Diario Extra reports on the upcoming V Latin American Conference on Drug Policy and quotes Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón. This article is in Spanish.

Drug Trafficking - How Drugs Get Here

Sep 02, 2014
The Latin American Program's 2012 publication "Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime in the Americas: Major Trends in the Twenty-First Century" was referenced in this article about drug trafficking to the United States.

Expertos debatirán en Costa Rica sobre los retos de las políticas antidrogas en Latinoamérica

Sep 02, 2014
Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón is quoted in an article about the V Latin American Conference on Drug Policy. This article is in Spanish.

New Americas Quarterly Released: Higher Education and Competitiveness

Jul 29, 2014
Program Director Cynthia Arnson has an article on Colombia in this edition of the journal "Americas Quarterly."

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