The first chapter of this report examines the growth of internationally controlled substances becoming available on the unregulated market, usually in the form of counterfeit medicines. By making available medicines that are poorly documented, unsafe, ineffective or of low quality, the unregulated market exposes patients to serious health risks. Other parts of the report cover: operation of the international drug control systems; analysis of the world situation; and recommendations to governments, the United Nations and other relevant international and regional organisations.Recipient of the Grand Medal (Civil Division) of Ghana (I997). Participant in numerous meetings, including: consultative group that developed the manual on assessment standards of care in drug ... Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow, United States Information Agency (1995-1996); German Academic Exchange Service ( DAAD)anbsp;...
|Title||:||Report of the International Narcotics Control Board 2006|
|Author||:||United Nations: International Narcotics Control Board|
|Publisher||:||United Nations Publications - 2007-02-01|