Linking Cannabis policy to the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN.

Post initially published on LinkedIn by Kenzi Riboulet Zemouli. In 2015, world leaders agreed to 17 ambitious goals for a safer, fairer and better world by 2030 (the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs). These goals focus on ending poverty, fighting inequalities and stopping climate change. Guided by the goals, all governments are amending their long-term strategies to Read more about Linking Cannabis policy to the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN.[…]

Announcement – Update of the International Cannabis Policy Conference staff

Announcement Update of the International Cannabis Policy Conference staff FAAAT discontinues any collaboration with ICACO Due to a series of unfortunate events, the International Cannabis Policy Conference 2018 has reorganized its management team. As the main organizer, the non-profit FAAAT think & do tank is discontinuing any collaboration with ICACO association, particularly its leader David Read more about Announcement – Update of the International Cannabis Policy Conference staff[…]

United Nations just proclaimed Universal Rights of Peasants

The United Nations just adopted the Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas, thus proclaiming new rights and binding States to take measures to respect and protect rural needs, singularities, traditions, and knowledge. An indispensable element to consider when undertaking reforms of Cannabis-related policies. Today, a huge victory happens Read more about United Nations just proclaimed Universal Rights of Peasants[…]

Press release #2 | After Trump’s anti-drug call at the UN: let’s rethink international Cannabis law

Vienna, September 24th, 2018. Trump_ Today, the United Nations celebrated 73rd years, with the opening of the General Assembly session. Early in the morning, President Donald Trump convened an informal meeting with heads of State, to present his so-called “Global Call to Action on drugs“, signed by 128 countries. Although this initiative is expected to Read more about Press release #2 | After Trump’s anti-drug call at the UN: let’s rethink international Cannabis law[…]

What are the SDGs?

The Sustainable Development Goals are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations General Assembly in 2015, as part of the resolution 70/1 called “Transforming our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Subdivided in 169 targets, the goals are broad and interdependent, yet each has a specific list of targets to Read more about What are the SDGs?[…]