REUTERS/Enrique Castro-Mendivil - Police officers lay packages containing seized cocaine out for display after their arrival at the police airport in Lima September 1, 2014.
Shifting Strategies on Drug Policy
September 22, 2014
On September 22, the Latin America Initiative (LAI) at Brookings, the London School of Economics (LSE) and the Open Society Foundations hosted a discussion on global drug policy trends and effectiveness. Experts addressed among other issues the security and organized crime implications, the effectiveness of supply-side policies, as well as mass incarceration and the public health dimensions.