A 50-Year-Old Convention: What's wrong with an update?

Published: 
31 March 2011
Author: 
Hungarian Civil Liberties Union

At the 2011 Commission on Narcotic Drugs, Yuri Fedotov, head of the UNODC, explains why he thinks the 50-year-old UN drug control conventions are still fit for purpose, before critics express their views on the matter. This video also features footage from the launch of Count the Costs, in which Martin Powell, coordinator of the initiative, explains its motives and aims.