Category Archives: Latin Countries

The Global State of Harm Reduction for 2014

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Have you seen this?! Proposal for Drug Legalisation in Central America

  On Saturday February 11th, Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina declared that, following discussions with Colombian President Santos, he will present a proposal for drug legalization in Central America at the April 14-15 Summit of the Americas. Guatemalan Vice-President Roxana … Continue reading

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INPUD writes to Peruvian Ambassador regarding deaths in rehab.

We remember -and we are angry.   This is a letter sent by INPUD’s Exec Director Eliot Albers, to the Peruvian Ambassador following the deaths of 27 people in a‘rehab’ facility in Lima. The facility, unregulated and highly questionable in … Continue reading

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The Western Drug Imperialism

INPUD Member Jorge Roque writes for the Bulletin of ENCOD (Feb 1st). We live in an age where drugs that are produced in Western countries are allowed, while drugs that are originating from non-western countries are forbidden. Alcohol is publicized … Continue reading

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