In the autumn of 2004, the EU Horizontal Working Party on Drugs, the formal decision-making body in the European Union when it comes to drug policies, had the task of elaborating a new EU drug strategy (2005-2012). On different occasions, the official documents of the EU institutions have stressed the importance of consultation with civil […]
The experiences of a representative of the European NGO Council on Drug Policy while attending the conference called “The Way Forward” on a new European Union strategy on illicit drugs, which was held in the Hotel Conrad, Dublin, Ireland, on 10 and 11 May, 2004.
ON 12 JANUARY 2006 MEMBER OF EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT GIUSTO CATANIA ASKED A QUESTION TO THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION CONCERNING THE CASE OF THE SPANISH ORGANISATION PANNAGH, ON CULTIVATION OF CANNABIS FOR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES Here is the question followed by the reply of EU Commissioner Franco Frattini
On 21 April 2005, ‘addicts,’ people living with AIDS, other drug users, MEPs and other European Authority diplomats met in the European Parliament to discuss the inclusion of civil society in drug policy debate and drug policy generally. Here is a short report by Andria Efthimiou-Mordaunt.
FRESH AIR IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT