Harm Reduction International (HRI) has monitored the use of the death penalty for drug offences worldwide since our first ground-breaking publication on this issue in 2007. This report, our ninth on the subject, continues our work of providing regular updates on legislative, policy and practical developments related to the use of capital punishment for drug offences, a practice which is a clear violation of international law.
View The Death Penalty for Drug Offences: Global Overview 2019 in full in the tabs below or download the PDF of the report here.
You can download the PDF of HRI’s Policy Briefing here.
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