The Regional Consultation in Canada and the United States.


Regional Lead Organization:
Drug Free America Foundation (St. Petersburg, FL)

The consultation was held on January 24-25, 2008 at Collaborative Labs, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Hosted by Drug Free America Foundation, Inc. and Supporting United Nations Drug Initiatives and Legislation (SUNDIAL) and supported by the Vienna NGO Committee on Narcotic Drugs.

Advisory Committee Members:
Al Arsenault, Odd Squad Productions, Vancouver,Canada
Michael Barnes, DCBA Law, Arlington, VA
Dr. Richard Bucher, Institute for Behavioral Health, Inc., Rockville, MD
David Evans, Drug Free Schools Coalition, Flemington, NJ
Calvina Fay, Drug Free America Foundation, Inc., St. Petersburg, FL
Dr. David A. Gross, International Scientific and Medical Forum on Drug Abuse, Delray Beach, FL
Ben Jenkins Jenkins Group, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
John Pastuovic, John Pastuovic Communiations, Elmhurst, ILL
Kevin Sabet, SUNDIAL, New York, NY
Dr. Eric Voth, Institute on Global Drug Policy, Topeka, KS

The Executive Summary from this consultation can now be downloaded here.  Within the document there is a link to access the extensive report recording the discussions undertaken during the consultation.  You can also download images from this consultation.

Regional Lead Organization:
Centre for Addictions Research of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC)

This consultation was held at the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia on February 4th & 5th, 2008.  The report from the consultation has now been prepared and it can be downloaded here.

Contact: or (604) 408-7753

Designated NGO Committee representative – Michel Perron


Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue