A young boy uses syringe to inject drugs into arm of an adult.

Governing the Global Drug Wars

Since 1909 the international community has worked to eradicate the abuse of narcotics.

A century on, the efforts are widely acknowledged to have failed. How did this drug control system arise, why has it proven so durable in the face of failure, and is there hope for reform?

Read the report:

Governing the Global Drug Wars

En Español: 

Regulando las Guerras Contra las Drogas

Twitter

LSE IDEAS lseideas

RT @Arab_News: OP-ED: May is fast discovering the complexity of the negotiations that she must undertake now, says @lseideas https://t.co/…

1 hour ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

LSE IDEAS lseideas

RT @Itu_Agustin: Really interesting #LSEBrexit. According McAllister any deal is better than no deal. https://t.co/zS1tQCd2Vu

5 hours ago

Reply Retweet Favorite

Contact us

Address View on Google maps

LSE IDEAS, 9th floor, Towers 1 & 3, Clement's Inn, London, WC2A 2AZ