Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (CICAD)

CICAD News archive

2014

December

Publication of the MEM Sixth Round Evaluation Reports on Drug Control
(Published on Dec 16, 2014)

Culminó exitoso Seminario Internacional en Integración Social: Exclusión y drogas. (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Dec 12, 2014)

Buscan integración social de personas con uso problemáatico de drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Dec 12, 2014)

Masivo Seminario propone tratar la drogadicción desde la integración social (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Dec 12, 2014)

Embajador de la OEA analiza en Valdivia experiencia chilena en prevención del consumo de drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Dec 11, 2014)

OAS and Canada Offer Scholarships to Study Research on Drugs
(Published on Dec 5, 2014)

OAS launches its 3rd and last Regional Training Workshop on M&E for Drug Treatment Courts in the Caribbean countries
(Published on Dec 4, 2014)

Puesta en Marcha Tribunal de Tratamiento de Adicciones de Durango, México (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Dec 3, 2014)

November

CICAD: Guatemala tiene la responsabilidad del plan de acción (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 21, 2014)

CICAD: Perú asume Vicepresidencia en reconocimiento por lucha antidroga (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 21, 2014)

Perú asume Vicepresidencia de CICAD en reconocimiento a lucha antidrogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 21, 2014)

Concluyen en Guatemala debates para analizar estrategia antidroga (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 21, 2014)

Concluye CICAD 56 (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 21, 2014)

Continúa el debate para analizar el tema de las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 20, 2014)

Refuerzan nexo OEA-Chile en prevención, tratamiento e integración (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 20, 2014)

Llaman a “reformular directriz política” contra las drogas en asamblea de Cicad (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 20, 2014)

Presentan avances y desafíos por situación de drogas en el país (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 20, 2014)

Arkel Benítez asegura disminución de precursores químicos en el país (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

CICAD: López Bonilla Presidente de la Comisión.
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

Ministro de Gobernación de Guatemala y presidente de la CICAD, Sr.Héctor Mauricio López Bonilla, durante la inauguración del Quincuagésimo sexto Período Ordinario de Sesiones de la CICAD (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

América discute en Guatemala cómo abordar el "infierno" causado por drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

Expertos antidrogas preparan estrategia regional en Guatemala (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

América discute en Guatemala como abordar el "infierno" causado por drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

Guatemala presidirá Comisión Interamericana sobre Drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

América discute en Guatemala cómo abordar el “infierno” causado por drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

Guatemala en presidencia pro témpore de comisión de OEA sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

América discute cómo abordar el "infierno" causado por drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 19, 2014)

CNA certifica terapéuticos en drogodependencia (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 18, 2014)

Transmisión en directo de "Nuevos enfoques para la aplicación de leyes de drogas", Noviembre 18, 2 p.m., desde Guatemala (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 18, 2014)

Ministerio de Seguridad Pública ejecuta programa contra las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 12, 2014)

Experto de ONU recomienda intercambiar experiencias contra drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 6, 2014)

Crece el consumo de marihuana 30% en 10 años (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 6, 2014)

ONU duda de los beneficios de la marihuana (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Nov 6, 2014)

16th International Congress on Addictions "Holistic Approaches of Care for Global Welfare" and "XXVI World Conference of Therapeutic Communities"
(Published on Nov 5, 2014)

October

Alternativas de tratamiento a la encarcelación (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 30, 2014)

Drug Prevention Programmes to Safeguard School Students (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 23, 2014)

OAS Co-organized in Colombia Meeting on Alternatives to Incarceration for Drug-related Offenses
(Published on Oct 22, 2014)

El Tribunal de Tratamiento sería la alternativa para delitos de drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 21, 2014)

OAS Co-organized in Colombia Meeting on Alternatives to Incarceration for Drug-related Offenses
(Published on Oct 21, 2014)

Colombia no cuenta con una política criminal coherente: Viceminjusticia (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 20, 2014)

Accepting applications for the International Research Capacity Building Program for Health Related Professionals to Study the Drug Phenomenon in Latin America and the Caribbean
(Published on Oct 16, 2014)

Especialistas coinciden que lavado de dinero destruye empresas y distorsiona mercados (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 9, 2014)

Tele Corporación Salvadoreña: Programa Frente a Frente. (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 8, 2014)

La OEA tomó políticas de Salta para su Plan Anual de lucha contra las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 8, 2014)

El paco es un problema grave en la región (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 8, 2014)

Expertos de la OEA se interesan por los Tribunales de Tratamientos de Drogas de Salta (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 7, 2014)

Molina encabezó la apertura de un encuentro internacional sobre prevención de drogadicción (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 6, 2014)

“La lucha contra la droga debe realizarse con la participación de todos los sectores de la comunidad”, dijo Urtubey (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 6, 2014)

OAS Co-Organized Workshop on Drug Addiction Tribunals in Mexico
(Published on Oct 3, 2014)

La OEA y las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Oct 1, 2014)

Group of Experts on Chemical Substances and Pharmaceutical Products Meets in Lima
(Published on Oct 1, 2014)

Colombian Navy Chairs Meeting of the Group of Experts on Maritime Narcotrafficking in Cartagena
(Published on Oct 1, 2014)

Caribbean Regional Counterdrug Intelligence Training School Initiative
(Published on Oct 1, 2014)

September

The OAS General Secretariat, through CICAD and the Center for Court Innovation CCI signed a Memorandum of Understanding for coordinating joint efforts
(Published on Sep 30, 2014)

Secretary General Insulza Highlights Joint Work of OAS and PAHO on New Approach to Drug Policies
(Published on Sep 29, 2014)

Uruguay asumió la Presidencia de grupo contra lavado de activos (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 26, 2014)

VTV NOTICIAS: MUJICA LAVADO (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 26, 2014)

"Dinero se va a Miami al no evadir los controles en Uruguay" (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 26, 2014)

Interceptar ganancias, forma de combatir al narcotráfico: OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Lavado de activos en la agenda de la OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

La OEA y el tabú de las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Embajador de Costa Rica ante la OEA habla sobre lucha antidrogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Expertos de OEA apuntan a combatir el lavado de activos para frenar al crimen organizado (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Uruguay asume presidencia de Grupo para Control del Lavado de Activos de OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Expertos de la OEA apuntan contra lavado de activos para frenar al crimen organizado (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Mujica defendión lucha contra el lavado de activos (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 25, 2014)

Chile recibe seminario internacional sobre cocaína fumable (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 24, 2014)

Narcotráfico: problema de salud, no de policías y ladrones (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 22, 2014)

Perú en grupo contra el lavado de activos de la OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 22, 2014)

Asamblea General de la OEA busca rever periódicamente política de drogas del continente (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 22, 2014)

OEA rompe tabú sobre las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 22, 2014)

Uruguay presidirá Plenario del Grupo de Expertos del control de lavado de activos de Organización de Estados Americanos (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 21, 2014)

OEA aprueba resolución de coordinación hemisférica contra las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 20, 2014)

OEA evalúa más opciones para enfrentar el narcotráfico (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 20, 2014)

OEA busca visión humanitaria en política antidrogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 20, 2014)

OEA propone suavizar penas por drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 20, 2014)

4 consensos en OEA para enfrentar problema de las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

Propuestas de nuevas rutas contra las drogas han tenido éxito, asegura Brownfield (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

OEA busca opciones a guerra antinarcos (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

OEA cierra Asamblea decidida a llevar a la onu política conjunta sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

Drug War Debate Divides Latin America, U.S. at OAS Summit
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

La OEA insiste en buscar nuevos enfoques en lucha contra narcos (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

OEA solicitó buscar nuevos enfoques para combatir narcotráfico en América (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

OEA busca unificar la política continental contra las drogas durante asamblea (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

Hoy en Guatemala, OEA debate posición sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 19, 2014)

Premia OEA a joven mexicano por propuesta antidrogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

La OEA discutirá asunto de drogas con visión humanitaria (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

OAS and Paraguay Sign Confiscated Assets Agreement
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

OAS Secretary General Meets with Representative of Global Commission on Drug Policy
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

OAS Secretary General Addresses Guatemalan Students on Drugs in the Americas
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

OEA busca unificar la política continental contra las drogas durante Asamblea General en Guatemala (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

Insulza llega a Guatemala para participar en la asamblea general sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 18, 2014)

Premian a jóvenes por propuestas de lucha contra las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 17, 2014)

Presidente de Guatemala recibió al Secretario General de la OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 17, 2014)

La OEA analizará nueva política contra las drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Sep 17, 2014)

ENCUENTRO INTERNACIONAL DEL PROGRAMA ALIANZA DE CIUDADES PARA LA PREVENCION Y EL TRATAMIENTO DE DROGAS
(Published on Sep 5, 2014)

August

I International Seminar on Social Integration: Exclusion and Drugs. December 11 - 12, 2014. Valdivia, Chile. (Spanish only)
(Published on Aug 22, 2014)

A SENAD, em parceria com a Fiocruz, divulga a versão digital do livro com a íntegra da Pesquisa Nacional sobre o Uso de Crack
(disponible solo en portugués/available only in portuguese)

(Published on Aug 21, 2014)

OAS Permanent Council Courses Invitations to International Organizations and Civil Society Organizations to Participate in the Special General Assembly on Drugs in Guatemala
(Published on Aug 20, 2014)

Delegación de la CICAD visita la comuna (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Aug 19, 2014)

OEA presta consultoria em gestão de bens apreendidos no Brasil
(disponible solo en portugués/available only in portuguese)

(Published on Aug 14, 2014)

I Seminario Internacional de Integración Social: Exclusión y Drogas. 11 - 12 de Diciembre, Valdivia, Chile (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Aug 14, 2014)

Ministro de Justicia de Brasil recibe a la misión de la OEA que implementará un proyecto de gestión de bienes decomisados sin destino (disponible solo en portugués/available only in portuguese)
(Published on Aug 13, 2014)

OEA presenta resultados de estudio diagnóstico del Tribunal de Tratamiento de Adicciones de Nuevo León (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Aug 11, 2014)

OEA aprueba labor de Tribunal de Adicciones en Nuevo León (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Aug 11, 2014)

La OEA presenta en México resultados del Estudio Diagnóstico del Modelo de Tribunales de Tratamiento de Adicciones de Nuevo León (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Aug 9, 2014)

July

La Policía Nacional de Colombia comparte inteligencia antidrogas en entrenamientos ofrecido desde 2012 a oficiales de la región. (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Jul 24, 2014)

Trinidad and Tobago Comes Full Circle with OAS Support, Welcoming First Graduates of Pilot Drug Treatment Court
(Published on Jul 10, 2014)

Actualizarán Estudio Hemisférico sobre narcotráfico marítimo de la CICAD/OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Jul 9, 2014)

OAS Permanent Council Advances Debates on Drugs and Strategic Vision and Pays Tribute to Former Haitian President Lesly Manigat
(Published on Jul 9, 2014)

Medellín, la ciudad donde más se consumen drogas.
Revela la Encuesta Nacional de Consumo
cumsille (available only in Spanish)

(Published on Jul 7, 2014)

Counterdrug Intelligence training in Antigua and Barbuda
(Published on Jul 7, 2014)

Francisco Cumsille, Jefe del Observatorio Interamericano de Drogas de CICAD/DEA
Presenta el Estudio Nacional de Consumo de Sustancias Psicoactivas - Colombia 2013 (available only in Spanish)

(Published on Jul 7, 2014)

Guatemala Signed Agreement with the OAS to Host Special General Assembly on Drugs
(Published on Jul 3, 2014)

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guatemala, signed the agreement according to which the Central American country will host the Special General Assembly on drugs on September 19.
(Published on Jul 3, 2014)

El Ministerio de Justicia y del Derecho de Colombia estrena plataforma de información sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Jul 3, 2014)

June

Drogas: expertos piden fortalecer acciones integrales de salud pública (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Jun 27, 2014)

2014 NIDA International Forum
(Published on Jun 26, 2014)

CICAD Seminar in Lima, Peru on the investigation of internet sales of drugs
(Published on Jun 25, 2014)

Contest: The Voice of the Youth of the Americas
"Preventing and Minimizing the Damage of Drugs"

(Published on Jun 24, 2014)

Latin American Research Network (REDLA) met in Cartagena, Colombia
(Published on Jun 5, 2014)

CICAD calls for candidates for the CICAD Policy Fellowship Program.
(Published on Jun 2, 2014)

May

Recreational drug use - New highs: As traditional drugs lose their lure, novel ones are filling the gap in the market
(Published on May 24, 2014)

Multilateral Evaluation Mechanism (MEM) Section visit to Antigua and Barbuda - Coordination meeting with Government Officials and National Workshop (May 22-23)
(Published on May 22, 2014)

Multilateral Evaluation Mechanism (MEM) Section visit to The Bahamas - Coordination meeting with Government Officials and National Workshop (May 28-29)
(Published on May 22, 2014)

Reunión del Grupo de Expertos para el Control de Lavado de Activos de la CICAD de la OEA (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 22, 2014)

2014 Global Synthetic Drugs Assessment - UNODC
(Published on May 21, 2014)

Evaluación Global de las drogas sintéticas - 2014 (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 21, 2014)

OAS’ view on Marijuana Discussion
(Published on May 21, 2014)

CICAD/OAS Group of Experts for the Control of Money Laundering to Meet May 22- 23
(Published on May 20, 2014)

National Drug Council Hosts MEM Workshop
(Published on May 20, 2014)

Galería de fotos de la última reunion del Grupo de Expertos en Reducción de la Demanda. / Photo gallery from the latest meeting of the Group of Experts in Demand Reduction
(Published on May 14, 2014)

Experto de la OEA resalta la institucionalidad de Uruguay para poder regular el mercado de la marihuana (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 8, 2014)

Tras legalizar marihuana, Estado uruguayo se pregunta qué cantidad cultivar (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 6, 2014)

Responsable de la CICAD elogió institucionalidad de Uruguay para enfrentar nuevo desafío (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 6, 2014)

Gobierno boliviano socializa en la CICAD logros de la lucha contra el narcotráfico (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 5, 2014)

Se realiza en Montevideo el XVI Seminario Iberoamericano sobre Drogas y Cooperación-Desarrollo Futuro (available only in Spanish)
(Published on May 5, 2014)

Conclusión del Quincuagésimo sexto Período Ordinario de Sesiones de la CICAD
Conclusion of the Fifty-fifth regular session of CICAD

(Published on May 1, 2014)

April

Sergio Berni explicó en la OEA cómo se lucha contra los narcos en Rosario (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 30, 2014)

OAS Anti-Drug Commission Launched Biannual Meeting with Focus on Micro-trafficking and the Agenda of the Special General Assembly on the Drug Problem
(Published on Apr 30, 2014)

Molina ante la OEA: “entendemos a las adicciones como un problema de salud social” (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 29, 2014)

OEA comienza reunión interamericana sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 29, 2014)

Comienza en OEA reunión interamericana sobre drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 29, 2014)

Sesión Inaugual del Quincuagésimo quinto período ordinario de sesiones de la CICAD/
Inaugural Session of the Fifty-fifth regular session of CICAD

(Published on Apr 29, 2014)

Supply Reduction Section Activities on 2014 Photo Gallery
(Published on Apr 23, 2014)

2 C-B and NPS in South America
(Published on Apr 16, 2014)

Magistrados de Panamá se reúnen con altos funcionarios de la CICAD (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 16, 2014)

La OEA banca el tratamiento de drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 16, 2014)

Una misión de la OEA estudia en Salta la experiencia de los Tribunales de Tratamiento de Drogas (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 16, 2014)

ONU: Chile tiene el segundo lugar de consumo de éxtasis en escolares de América Latina (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 11, 2014)

CICAD Executive Secretary, Ambassador Paul E. Simons meets with Trinidad and Tobago High Court Judge, Geoffrey A. Henderson
(Published on Apr 11, 2014)

Subsecretario Riveros se reunió con Secretario Ejecutivo de la CICAD (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 4, 2014)

Oportunidades de cooperación buscan SENDA y CICAD (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 4, 2014)

Secretario Ejecutivo de la Comisión Interamericana para el Abuso de Drogas visitó a Ministro Peñailillo (available only in Spanish)
(Published on Apr 3, 2014)

March

CICAD Executive Secretary, Ambassador Paul E. Simons meets with the Minister of Justice of Colombia, Alfonso Gómez Méndez
(Published on Mar 19, 2014)

CICAD Executive Secretary, Ambassador Paul E. Simons during the 57 Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
(Published on Mar 14, 2014)

February

Continuation of the First Drafting Session of the Governmental Expert Group (GEG), Washington, DC
(Published on Feb 24, 2014)

Barbados Launches Drug Treatment Court (DTC) Pilot Projects with OAS Support
(Published on Feb 11, 2014)

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