Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Reviewing and repealing punitive laws that have been proven to have negative health outcomes and that counter established public health … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Addressing discrimination in health care settings will contribute to the achievement of many of the SDGs, ensuring that no one … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

The UNGASS is an important opportunity to confront this policy imbalance and make bold commitments to redirect funding towards programmes … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

We are further concerned about the use of criminal detention as a measure of drug control following charges for drug … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

We again add our voices to calls by the UN Secretary General, the International Narcotics Control Board, and many Member … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Recalling the consistent findings of the UN Human Rights Committee, the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, the … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

It is vital that all stakeholders—States, civil society, the UN human rights institutions, and UN drug control institutions—build on this … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS

While the 1988 UN Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances allows for alternatives to conviction and … Continue reading Joint Open Letter by UN Agencies on the occasion of the UNGASS