Regulating Cannabis: Canada in the Global Context

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Canada is the first G7 country committed to ending cannabis prohibition, announcing at the United Nations that legislation will be introduced in the spring of 2017.

Join us and Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, with guests from the UK, US, Jamaica, Mexico and the Netherlands to explore cannabis policy reform around the world and the challenges posed by international drug treaties for countries wishing to regulate cannabis.

Hosted by Donald MacPherson of the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition and Richard Elliott of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network.

Located at the University of Ottawa in the Alex Trebek Alumni Hall, Johnson Hall 116

Expert Guests:

  • Damon Barnett, UK, International Centre on Human Rights and Drug Policy
  • David Bewley-Taylor, UK, Global Drug Policy Observatory
  • Tom Blickman, Netherlands, Transitional Institute
  • Kathy-Ann Brown, Jamaica, Deputy Solicitor General & Director International Affairs
  • Lisa Sanchez, Mexico, Mexico United Crimes Transform Drug Policy Foundation
  • John Walsh, US, Washington Office on Latin America


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WHEN
November 14, 2016 at 7pm - 9pm
WHERE
University of Ottawa
157 Seraphin-Marion Private
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Canada
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70 RSVPS
Julia Al-Kuwatli Myles Frosst Deborah Brooks Louise Pelletier Shea Dewar Francois Delisle Barbara Byers Roojin Habibi Adam Morris Polly Leonard Gillian Walker Marina Afanasyeva Lynne Leonard Laura Neidhart Ljubica Kostovic Lorrie White Wendy Muckle Brodie Ramin Shannon Moyes Ashley Viau Steve Mbuyi Kathleen Parisien Jean Daudelin Jean Daudelin Blaine Dowdle Matt Jaworski Taylan Ming Yu Samantha King Katarina Bogosavljevic Ryan Redecopp Heather D'Alessio Donald MacPherson Marilou Gagnon Rebecca Jesseman

Who's RSVPing

Julia Al-Kuwatli
Myles Frosst
Deborah Brooks
Louise Pelletier
Shea Dewar
Francois Delisle
Barbara Byers
Roojin Habibi
Adam Morris
Polly Leonard
Gillian Walker
Marina Afanasyeva
Lynne Leonard
Laura Neidhart
Ljubica Kostovic
Lorrie White
Wendy Muckle
Brodie Ramin
Shannon Moyes
Ashley Viau
Steve Mbuyi
Kathleen Parisien
Jean Daudelin
Jean Daudelin
Blaine Dowdle
Matt Jaworski
Taylan Ming Yu

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