EURAD Participates In Conference on the Environmental Impact of Drug Use and Production

EURAD Participates In Conference on the Environmental Impact of Drug Use and Production

This week, EURAD's Fay Watson has been hosted by the Institute of Security and Development Policy and Gothenburg municipality who have been investigating the environmental impact of drug use.

13th November 2014

This week, the Institute of Security and Development have been investigating the environmental impact of drug use and production across Europe, in an event co-hosted with Gothenburg Municipality.

The event brought together speakers from Europol, the Belgian police, Ghent University as well as civil society organisations. 

EURAD contributed to this discussion by presenting on two elements of environmental impact:

1) What we can learn from wastewater analysis across Europe

2) The environmental impact of drug production in Latin America

The presentation delivered by EURAD's Fay Watson at the conference can be downloaded here.