BF drug policy publications – Intro

Beckley Foundation releases ‘Roadmaps to Reforming the UN Drug Conventions’

December 31, 2012 BF drug policy publications - Intro

The new Beckley Foundation Report ‘Roadmaps to Reforming the UN Drug Conventions’ shows how the current prohibitionist Conventions could be amended to allow a country, or a group of countries, to experiment with adopting drug policies better suited to their own special needs.

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Extended Summary

December 14, 2010 BF drug policy publications - Intro

Cannabis Policy: Moving Beyond Stalemate Extended Summary Prepared for UNGASS Vienna-March-2009 To download click here “That which is prohibited cannot easily be regulated” Cannabis came under the control of the international narcotics treaties as an afterthought, in an era when use of the drug was confined to relatively small groups in a scattering of cultures. […]

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BF Drug Policy Publications

October 19, 2010 BF drug policy publications - Intro

In 1998 when Amanda started the Beckley Foundation she was appalled by the lack of knowledge of the experts and the lack of scientific evidence on which policy decisions, with enormous repercussions, were based. The Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Programme (BFDPP) was set up to develop a scientifically-evaluated evidence base, and provide a rigorous, independent […]

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