Yesterday was International Day Against #Drug Abuse – time to reflect on how the new law on #Psychoactive Substances is doing?
Each year the world celebrates the International day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking.
“On this International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, I call on countries and communities to continue to improve the lives of everyone blighted by drug abuse by integrating security and public safety with a heightened focus on health, human rights, and sustainable development.”
— UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon
In the UK the day happened to fall one month after the introduction of the Psychoactive Substances Act leading to an article in the International Business Times here