Camilo Acero Vargas, Political Scientist at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia talks about the positive and negative impacts of coca economies for farmers.
Francisco Gutierrez from Universidad Nacional de Colombia, talks about how issues related to drugs and conflict, and how best to tackle illicit economies, are not only about policy, but also about politics.
A summary of academic literature on illegal drugs in Latin America published in 2018. (Currently only available to read in Spanish language).
Experts share insights from fieldwork in the drug-affected borderlands of Afghanistan, Colombia and Myanmar at the SOAS Development Studies Seminar.
This blog shares the key results of a survey with coca farmers in two of Colombia’s highest coca producing regions.
A summary of academic research from Latin America published in 2018 on public policies to address organised crime related to drug trafficking. (Currently only available in Spanish language)