- Imprisonment due to crimes related to drugs in Argentina (link in Spanish)
By R. Alejandro Corda
Intercambios Civil Association; Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Buenos Aires, 2011
This paper is divided in five chapters: “Development of Argentina criminal law”, “The prison system; advocates and other actors”, “Analysis of the prison population”, “Deepening, explanations and stories”, and “Some conclusions and proposals”. The report adds to criticism and to the public construction of a drug policy that tends to decrease the social suffering and emphasises the principles of equity and social inclusion.
By Ernestien Jensema
Reformed legislative series on drugs No.7
TNI, August 2010
It is important to do everything to avoid negative consequences of prohibition. The approach which is centred on substances represents one of the more respectful propositions in term of human beings in the current international system of drugs control.
- Effect of Drug Law Enforcement in Drug Violence: Evidence from a Scientific Evaluation (link in Spanish)
Rowell, Gordon Guyatt, Thomas Kerr, Julio Montaner, Evan Wood
International Centre for Science in Drug Policy, 2010
Effect of Drug Law Enforcement in violence due to drug violence is one of the major concerns in the communities which are all around the world; and the research in many settings have shown the clear relationship between violence and drug traffic, particularly in urban environments.
- Drug policies in the candidates’ agenda. Part 3: Actors of drug traffic; military and debates concerning law of demolition (link in Spanish)
By Intercambios Asociación Civil, Junio de 2011
The views of candidates for various elected positions collected before the elections of 2011. In this chapter Aníbal Fernández, Ricardo Alfonsín, Silvana Giúdici, Ricardo López Murphy, Elisa Carrió y Martín Sabbatella express their point of view.
- The “hidden face of armed violence”. A case study on Rio de Janeiro (link in Portuguese)
By Tatiana Moura
7 Letters, 2007
The “hidden face of armed violence” is a text which deals with delicacy and sensibility, a rough and painful subject, while achieving at the same time new dimensions added to the accumulated knowledge concerning armed violence and introduce, even so, a dose of optimism in a bleak scenario.