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Date and Location

March 7, 2024
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET
T-520 Allison Dining Room


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Join us for a deep dive into the global challenges and opportunities for drug policy reform.

Date: March 7th 

Time: 5:00pm


The Global Commission on Drug Policy was created in January 2011 by a group of personalities from the Americas and Europe, including former Heads of State and Government wishing to inspire better drug policy globally. Over almost 10 years now, membership grew to encompass Commissioners from around the world. Global leaders from the political, economic and cultural arenas, aware of the failure of the current drug control regime, felt that they must advocate for drug policies based on scientific evidence, human rights, public health, and security, leaving no-one behind.

Michel D. Kazatchkine was Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria from 2007 to 2012. The Global Fund, based in Geneva, Switzerland, is the world’s leading multilateral financier of programs for the three diseases and one of the major financiers of health systems strengthening.

Speakers and Presenters

​Dr. Michel Kazatchkine: Commissioner at The Global Commission on Drug Policy