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About Joanne Csete

Joanne Csete is an expert on health and human rights, especially access to health services for criminalised persons and gender-related rights. She is an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. 

Articles by Joanne Csete

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Nuestras políticas contra las drogas son un fracaso y una ruina. ¿Qué alternativas hay?

El coste exorbitante de la guerra contra las drogas es una razón de peso para cambiar de política. ¿Qué pasaría si, en su lugar, invirtiéramos en tratamientos de las adicciones? English

Our drug policy system is an expensive failure. What are the alternatives?

The exorbitant cost of punitive drug policy is actually an argument for change. What if we invested in good quality treatment for addiction instead? Español

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