The U.N. has released the organization’s annual statement regarding drug use and policy . A major theme of the 2019 report is the continued escalation of the opioid crisis and other substance use disorders. The report states that “35 million people worldwide suffer from drug use disorders while only 1 in 7 people receive treatment”.
The full World Drug Report can be found on the United Nations website.
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