Monday, 15 April 2013


Welcome to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Drug Policy Reform website.

The APPG for Drug Policy Reform began in January 2011 with the position of the Group being:-
  • That the global war on drugs has failed
  • That we will work for drug policy reform
  • That the Group will draw upon available evidence and experience in order to inform our recommendations

Achievements to date:-

  • International Conference November 2011
  • Inquiry Report: Towards a Safer Drug Policy
  • European Initiative for global debate and reform of drug policy event January 2014


Drugs – Prohibition or Harm ReductionLecture by Lord Alan Howarth at the University of East Anglia in “The Too Difficult Box” series, 28 November 2013.