Management of substance abuse

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Substances abuse

This page provides links to some organizations working on issues related to alcohol and drugs. Please note that for the sites included from outside WHO, there is no implication of any kind of endorsement of their activities, nor does WHO have any control over their content or availability.

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Resource tool on alcohol taxation and pricing policies

This resource aims at contributing to enhanced knowledge and competence relating to taxation and pricing policies among public health professionals and alcohol-control policy advocates.

The health and social effects of nonmedical cannabis use

This publication aims to present the current knowledge on the impact of nonmedical cannabis use on health.


WHO Resolutions Related to Substance Use

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WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence

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WHO Expert Committee on Problems Related to Alcohol Consumption

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UN International Drug Control Conventions

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UN Key Declarations

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