Lex lata cannabis legalization: statement at the 2022 United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs

[Video] Plenary statement at the 65th UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs, about a cannabis legalization compliant with the drug conventions

History, science, and politics of international cannabis scheduling, 2015–2021

Just published: Oct. 2021 report on the 2015-2021 cannabis scheduling process at the WHO and United Nations (open access PDF)

Press release — History made today: UN recognizes medical cannabis

After 60 years of status quo, 3 years of scientific review by WHO and 2 years of diplomatic discussions, today, the United Nations finally withdrew cannabis from 1961 Convention Schedule IV –the « prohibition schedule »

Vote cannabis OMS : Soutenez l’accès médicinal pour les patient.e.s, votez oui ! [signé par 193 ONGs]

194 organisations de 50 pays soutiennent la déclassification du Cannabis dans une contribution officielle à l’ONU.

Monitoring the votes on Cannabis scheduling changes