In their newest annual report the Global Commission on Drug Policy’s has called for the global decriminalization of all drugs.
The Commission includes former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan, as well as the former presidents of Colombia, Mexico and Brazil. The full report can be found by clicking here.
As part of the new report, the commission recommends that all countries end civil and criminal penalties for drug use and possession. The report lashed-out at the United Nation’s weak effort to combat drug abuse. Commission member Richard Branson called the UN’s drug war meeting in April “fatally flawed”.