Audio: Focus on the International Drug Policy Debate

  • Mar 31, 2014
    Duration: 01:50:16

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    Ambassador William R. Brownfield, Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, leads off with remarks on U.S. and international drug policies, drawing from his participation in the recent meeting of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), held on March 13-14 in Vienna, Austria.

    Followed by a a roundtable conversation featuring: 

    Kevin Sabet, former Senior Advisor to Director Kerlikowske at the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy and currently Director of the Drug Policy Institute at the University of Florida,

    Michel Kazaktchine, member of the Global Commission on Drug Policy; former Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria; and currently the UNSG’s Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

    Ruth Dreifuss, member of the Global Commission on Drug Policy and former Minister of Health and President of the Swiss Confederation.

    J. Stephen Morrison, Senior Vice President; and Director of the CSIS Global Health Policy Center