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Media and Press Releases

 

OAS MEMBER STATES HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION FOR DRUG RELATED OFFENDERS
(Published on Mar 13, 2015)

Barbados Drug Treatment Court holds first formal Session 
(Published on Jan 16, 2015)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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

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

Caribbean Journal March 31st, 2013
http://www.caribjournal.com/2013/03/31/barbados-signs-agreement-on-drug-treatment-court-project/

The T&T Guardian, March 31st, 2013
http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2013-03-30/manchild-crisis

Barbados Advocate, March 27th,2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=3dlocal&NewsID=30290

Caribbean Broadcasting Company March 26th, 2013
http://www.cbc.bb/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6575:drug-treatment-court-&catid=36:local-news&Itemid=59

Jamaica Observer, March 26th, 2013
http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Barbados-agrees-to-pilot-drug-treatment-court_13949206

NiceFmRadio, March 26th, 2013
http://nicefmradio.com/featured/drug-treatment-court-coming-to-barbados/

Barbados Advocate, March 26th, 2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=29807

Nation News, March 26th, 2013
http://www.nationnews.com/index.php/articles/view/closer-to-drugs-court/

OAS Press, March 25th, 2013
http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=E-116/13

Barbados Integrated Government, March 25th, 2013
http://www.gov.bb/bigportal/gov/articles/showArticle.php?file=MOU.xml

Barbados Today March 25th, 2013
http://www.barbadostoday.bb/2013/03/25/court-cash-3/

NECN.com, March 25th, 2013
http://www.necn.com/03/25/13/OAS-Barbados-agrees-to-test-drug-treatme/landing_nation.html?&apID=16228f2ee9a043dbb0bc97a9a22a2389

Noodls.com, March 25th, 2013
http://www.noodls.com/view/1C619F1AACBB4590CCB2612935EEA54BD501D662?5541xxx1364246106

Barbados Government Information Service, March 25th, 2013
http://www.gisbarbados.gov.bb/index.php?categoryid=13&p2_articleid=10328

Barbados Today, March 22nd, 2013
http://www.barbadostoday.bb/2013/03/22/new-court/

The New York Carib News, March 19th, 2013
http://www.nycaribnews.com/news.php?viewStory=3792

OAS Press, March 15th, 2013
http://www.cicad.oas.org/Main/Template.asp?File=/main/news/tt-court_eng.asp

Barbados Advocate, March 14th, 2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=29610

Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation, March 13th, 2013
http://www.cbc.bb/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6457:drug-treatment-court-for-barbados&catid=36:local-news&Itemid=59

Caribbean Trakker, March 12th, 2013
http://www.caribbeantrakker.com/2013/03/drug-court-will-be-set-up-this-year-says-ag/

The Jamaica Gleaner, March 12th, 2013
http://jamaica-gleaner.com/latest/article.php?id=43387

Barbados Advocate, March 12th, 2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=29579

Diario Dominicano, February 20th, 2013
http://www.diariodigitaldominicano.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=18775:avanza-instalacion-de-tribunales-bajo-supervision-judicial&catid=81:nacionales&Itemid=197

Diario Dominicano, February 19th, 2013
http://www.diariodominicano.com/justicia-y-derecho/2013/02/19/138842/rd-avanza-en-tribunales-bajo-supervision-judicial

La Nación, February 9th, 2013
http://www.nacion.com/2013-02-09/Sucesos/juez-de-chile-narra-exito-de-programa-en-su-pais.aspx

OAS Twitter February 8th, 2013
https://twitter.com/OEA_oficial/status/299998067246133249

Poder Judicial de Costa Rica, February 8th, 2013
http://sitios.poder-judicial.go.cr/observatoriojudicial/noticias_judiciales/nj10.html

Emisoras Unidas, February 8th, 2013
http://noticias.emisorasunidas.com/noticias/internacionales/costa-rica-dara-tratamiento-drogadictos-que-delinquen-lugar-enviarlos

La Fragua, February 8th, 2013
http://lafraguacr.org/2013/02/08/implementaran-programa-de-tratamiento-en-drogas-bajo-supervision-judicial/

El nuevo diario, February 8th, 2013
http://www.elnuevodiario.com.ni/internacionales/277001-costa-rica-tratara-a-drogadictos-que-delinquen-lugar-de-enviarlos-a-carcel

La Nación, February 8th, 2013
http://www.nacion.com/2013-02-08/Sucesos/Implementaran-tribunales-de-tratamiento-de-droga-en-San-Jose.aspx

South Florida Observer February 7th, 2013
http://sflcn.com/story.php?id=12444

OAS Press Release February 7th, 2013
http://www.oas.org/es/centro_noticias/comunicado_prensa.asp?sCodigo=AVI-022/13

Barbados Advocate, January 13th, 2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=28687

Barbados Advocate, January 7th, 2013
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=28577

Starbroek News, December 7th, 2012
http://www.stabroeknews.com/2012/archives/12/07/barbados-drug-court-for-next-year/

Nation News, December 7th, 2012
http://www.nationnews.com/articles/view/drug-court-by-early-2013-says-ag/

The T&T Guardian, October 25th, 2012
http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2011/10/25/tt-launch-first-drug-treatment-court-2012

The T&T Guardian, October 20th, 2012
http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2011/10/19/sando-tipped-drug-treatment-court

Trinidad Guardian: ‘Drug Treatment Court launched in Sando Chief Justice sees positive results’
http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2012-09-13/drug-treatment-court-launched-sando-chief-justice-sees-positive-results

News Day: ‘Pilot drug rehab project launched’
http://www.newsday.co.tt/crime_and_court/0,166132.html

Caribbean News Now: ‘OAS to provide drug court assistance to Trinidad’
http://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/trinidad.php?news_id=12519&start=0&category_id=17

Caribbean 360: ‘TT Drug Offenders to get own court’
http://www.caribbean360.com/index.php/news/trinidad_tobago_news/614598.html

OAS Press Release: ‘Trinidad and Tobago Opens Pilot Drug Treatment Court with OAS Support’
http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=E-312/12

OAS Press Release: ‘OAS to Launch First Pilot Drug Treatment Court in Trinidad and Tobago’
http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=AVI-183/12

Barbados Advocate: ‘Drug Treatment Court coming’
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=25435

Barbados Advocate: Drug Treatment Court seen an alternative to imprisonment for addicts
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=25437

Barbados Advocate: ‘Canada Lending Support’
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=25528

Barbados Advocate: ‘Drug Treatment Court model proven to be effective’
http://www.barbadosadvocate.com/newsitem.asp?more=local&NewsID=25529

Nation News: ‘Barbados to establish drug treatment court’
http://www.nationnews.com/articles/view/ba/

Nation News: ‘Call for Support of Drug Court’
http://www.nationnews.com/articles/view/call-for-support-of-drug-court/

Caribbean News Now: ‘Drug treatment court a possible option for Barbados’
http://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/headline-Drug-treatment-court-a-possible-option-for-Barbados-11367.html

Stabroek News: ‘Barbados mulling Drug Treatment Court’
http://www.stabroeknews.com/2012/news/breaking-news/06/15/barbados-mulling-drug-treatment-court/

National Drug Court Resource Center: ‘Barbados: AG Gives Go Ahead For Drug Court Facility’ \
http://www.ndcrc.org/content/barbados-ag-gives-go-ahead-drug-court-facility

Adriel Brathwaite: ‘A Kinder Court’
hhttp://www.adrielbrathwaite.com/news/2012/kinder-court

Segunda Generación del programa del Tribunal de Tratamiento de Adicciones
(Poder Judicial del Estado de Nuevo León, México)

OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration
(CCaribbean News)

Noticiero Legal: ‘OAS Trains Caribbean Judges and Prosecutors on Alternatives to Incarceration’
http://www.noticierolegal.com/internacionales/oea/10553-oea-capacita-a-jueces-y-fiscales-del-caribe-en-caminos-alternativos-a-la-carcel.html

Caribbean News Now: ‘OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration’
http://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/headline-OAS-trains-judges-and-prosecutors-in-the-Caribbean-on-alternatives-to-incarceration-9984.html

The Bahamas Weekly: ‘OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration’
http://www.thebahamasweekly.com/publish/oas-media-releases/OAS_Trains_Judges_and_Prosecutors_in_the_Caribbean_on_Alternatives_to_Incarceration20533.shtml

Caribbean Press Releases: ‘OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration’ http://www.caribbeanpressreleases.com/articles/9207/1/OAS-Trains-Judges-and-Prosecutors-in-the-Caribbean-on-Alternatives-to-Incarceration/Page1.html

CICAD/OAS: Press Release

http://www.cicad.oas.org/Main/Template.asp?File=/fortalecimiento_institucional/dtca/activities/trainjudges_caribbean_2012_eng.asp

OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration (CMV)

OAS trains judges and prosecutors in the Caribbean on alternatives to incarceration (Caribbean News)

OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration (Caribbean Press Releases.com)

OAS Trains Judges and Prosecutors in the Caribbean on Alternatives to Incarceration (The Bahamas Weekly)

OEA capacita a jueces y fiscales del Caribe en caminos alternativos a la cárcel (Noticiero Legal)

 OEA realiza evaluación de cortes  (Alertamerica.org)

AlertAmerica: OAS Leads Evaluation of Drug Treatment Courts
http://www.oas.org/dsp/english/cpo_observatorio_noticiasSSM38.asp

OEA reinicia la cooperación con énfasis en seguridad y narcotráfico  (Tiempo.hn)

Países de la región visitan Chile para conocer justicia terapéutica antidrogas (Fiscalía de Chile)

CICAD acuerda expandir programas antidrogas a Centroamérica y el Caribe (EFE)

PROGRAMA “TRIBUNALES DE TRATAMIENTO DE DROGAS” EN CHILE (CICAD)

T&T to launch first drug treatment court in 2012 (Guardian Media)

http://www.thehabarinetwork.com/trinidad-and-tobago-drug-treatment-court-to-be-launched-in-2012 (The Habari Network)

http://www.thecaribzone.com/2010/2011/10/24/trinidad-and-tobago-to-launch-first-drug-treatment-court-in-2012-with-oas-support/ (CaribeMart.com)

With OAS Support, Trinidad and Tobago to Launch the Country’s First Drug Treatment Court in 2012 (Caribbean Press Release) 

http://www.caribarena.com/antigua/islands/244-regional/98719-trinidad-and-tobago-to-launch-first-drug-treatment-.html  (Caribarena Antigua)

http://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/topstory-Trinidad-and-Tobago-to-launch-first-drug-treatment-court-in-2012-with-OAS-support-8427.html (Caribbean News)

http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=E-913/11

http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2011/10/19/sando-tipped-drug-treatment-court (Guardian Media)

http://www.ctntworld.com/LocalArticles.aspx?id=31910 (C-News)

Programa del “VIII CONGRESO DE PREVENCIÓN Y ASISTENCIA DE LA DROGADEPENDENCIA” - Internacional (Programa Cambio)

Taller de Alto Nivel sobre la viabilidad del modelo de tribunales de tratamiento de drogas en la Provincia de Buenos Aires- Argentina (SEDRONAR)

http://www.ctntworld.com/LocalArticles.aspx?id=31910 (C-News)

DRUG COURTS SUCCESSFUL 
Source: http://rjrnewsonline.com/features/drug-courts-successful

REGIONAL JUDGES GIVE FULL SUPPORT TO DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://www.caribbeanpressreleases.com/articles/8074/1/Regional-Judges-Give-Full-Support-to-Drug-Treatment-Courts/Page1.html

JAMAICA -DRUG TREATMENT COURTS WORKING BUT JUDGES WANT MORE RESOURCES 
Source: http://caricomnewsnetwork.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2083:jamaica-drug-treatment-courts-working-but-judges-want-more-resources&catid=44:new-developments&Itemid=403

REGIONAL JUDGES GIVE FULL SUPPORT TO DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://www.news.gov.tt/index.php?news=6912

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE PARTICIPATES IN TRAINING FOR DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20110202/news/news4.html

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE PARTICIPATES IN TRAINING FOR DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://www.caribdaily.com/comments/392166/ministry-of-justice-participates-in-training-for-drug-treatment-courts/

REGIONAL JUDGES TO RECEIVE TRAINING AS CARICOM and OAS PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: hhttp://www.thewestindiannews.com/regional-judges-to-receive-training-as-caricom-oas-promote-drug-treatment-courts/

REGIONAL JUDGES TO RECEIVE TRAINING AS CARICOM and OAS PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://www.caribbeanpressreleases.com/articles/8063/1/Regional-Judges-to-Receive-Training-as-CARICOM-amp-OAS-Promote-Drug-Treatment-Courts/Page1.html

DRUG TREATMENT COURTS BEING PROMOTED FOR CARIBBEAN 
Source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/guyana_news/206509.html#axzz1O2QgXhbX

OAS AND CARICOM PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE CARIBBEAN 
Source: http://www.bahamasnews.net/story.php?rid=42525988

OAS AND CARICOM PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE CARIBBEAN 
Source: http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=AVI-020/11

REGION’S JUDGES TO DO HIGH LEVEL TRAINING FOR DRUG TREATMENT COURTS 
Source: http://www.stabroeknews.com/2011/news/stories/01/31/region%E2%80%99s-judges-to-do-high-level-training-for-drug-treatment-courts/

OAS AND CARICOM PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE CARIBBEAN 
Source: http://story.birminghamstar.com/index.php/ct/9/cid/7efe203e304dfafb/id/42525988/ht/OAS-and-CARICOM-Promote-Drug-Treatment-Courts-in-the-Caribbean

DRUG TREATMENT COURT TEAM IN JAMAICA FOR OAS/CICAD TRAINING 
Source: http://www.devsur.com/drug-treatment-court-team-in-jamaica-for-oascicad-training/2011/01/31/

OAS AND CARICOM PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE CARIBBEAN 
Source: http://www.haitinews.net/story.php?rid=42525988&ht=OAS-and-CARICOM-Promote-Drug-Treatment-Courts-in-the-Caribbean

HIGH PROFILED TRAINING CONFERENCE FOR THE REGION'S JUDGES 
Source: http://www.zizonline.com/news/?CFF63B5B-2219-22DB-ABCB526457042E17

CARICOM AND OAS PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE REGION 
Source: www.guyanachronicleonline.com/site/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=24023%3Acaricom-and-oas-promote-drug-treatment-courts-in-the-region&Itemid=12 

DRUG TREATMENT TRAINING CONFERENCE FOR THE REGION’S JUDGES 
Source: http://caricomnewsnetwork.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2008:drug-treatment-training-conference-for-the-regions-judges&catid=44:new-developments&Itemid=403

CARICOM AND OAS PROMOTE DRUG TREATMENT COURTS IN THE REGION 
Source: http://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2011/01/29/caricom-and-oas-promote-drug-treatment-courts-in-the-region/

CARICOM and OAS Promote Drug Treatment Courts in the Region - Regional Judges to Receive Training 
Source: http://www.news.gov.tt/index.php?news=6834 

CARICOM and OAS Promote Drug Treatment Courts in the Region - Regional Judges to Receive Training 
Source: http://www.cbji.com/topstory.aspx?id=CARICOM-and-OAS-Promote-Drug-Treatment-Courts-in-the-Region-Regional-judges-to-receive-training-635

updated on 3/25/2015 4:13:09 PM