October 2, 2013 | The governments of Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Mexico all called for developing more effective responses to drug trafficking based on promoting public health, respect for human rights, and harm reduction.
Articles by Coletta Youngers
June 21, 2013 | Drug policy reforms in Latin America will come from below.
June 25, 2012 | In an attempt to improve the security of its citizens.
June 22, 2012 | Momentum is building for drug law reform in Latin America.
April 18, 2012 | As a result of the Cartagena summit, a meaningful debate on developing and implementing humane drug-control policies is finally underway.
March 23, 2012 | Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina has emerged as the region's leading advocate for drug policy reform.
June 17, 2011 | With a slim majority in Congress and a still-strong conservative opposition, Ollanta Humala may well find it difficult to implement even his moderate program of change.
June 9, 2011 | Ollanta Humala's victory over Keiko Fujimori represents the triumph of hope over fear.
June 7, 2011 | First, Ollanta Humala needs to calm the roiled political waters of Peru.
June 4, 2011 | United States fears losing Peru to camp of Venezuela, Bolivia, et al; backs Fujimori for president.