Drug law reforms in Southeast Asia

IDPC: Join us in the discussion about the possibility of drug policy reforms towards decriminalisation and harm reduction, by highlighting reforms underway around the region, namely, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand.

Topics & Speakers:

  • Proposed drug law reforms in Malaysia by Prof. Dr. Vicknasingam Balasingam Kasinather, Centre for Drug Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Proposed review of drug laws in the Philippines by Mary Catherine Alvarez, StreetLawPh
  • Potential policy reforms on cannabis and other drugs with new government in Thailand by Paisarn Suwannawong, HIV and Harm Reduction Activist and Kitty Chopaka, Cannabis Activist

Moderator: Muhammad Khairul Asraf Bin Shah Nizamuddin, Persatuan Insaf Murni Malaysia

June 27, 2023
From: 15:00  
to 16:30
(UTC +07:00)
Event Type: Virtual
Languages: English, Indonesian & Thai
Campaign Partners:
International Drug Policy Consortium