US meets the EU Horizontal Working Party on Drugs

US meets the EU Horizontal Working Party on Drugs

Last month the US met with the EU Horizontal Working Party on Drugs to exchange information about their respective priorities.

11th June 2014

The proceedings of the meeting between the EU Horizontal Working Party on Drugs and the US are now available online. During the meeting, which was held on 8th May, the following topics were discussed:

- Psychoactive Substances in the EU

- Heroin and prescription drug use in the US

- Rising use of cannabis in the US and how it relates to a reduced perception of harm

- US and EU work on drugs in the West African region

- Situation and EU work in Central Asia

- UNGASS 2016

- Guatemala and drug precursors

- Finalisation of the EU Strategy for Caribbean and Central America

The minutes are available here.