ECOSOC

Show Your Support for a FAIR and LEGAL Cannabis World: Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge (GRATK), Geneva & Civil Society Input around the SDGs, Nairobi

By |2024-04-23T07:10:46+02:00April 23rd, 2024|

Fields of Green for ALL and the Cannabis Embassy need your help to continue this important work. Simple ways to donate: https://paypal.me/fieldsofgreenforall https://ko-fi.com/cannabisembassy/goal?g=1 https://fieldsofgreenforall.org.za/donate/ As we bask in the glow of amazing 2024 #420 events held in solidarity by our cannabis communities around the world, let’s remember that local law reform is not

The Cannabis Embassy is Born – Fields of Green for ALL Returns to Europe in our Quest for International Drug Policy Reform

By |2024-04-23T07:50:55+02:00April 18th, 2024|

Drug Policy reform can not happen in a vacuum. Cannabis policy reform is complicated by legal, political and social factors that are not exclusive to South Africa. Fields of Green for ALL has gone to great lengths over the last decade to observe, participate and learn from activists, academics and experts from all

Cannabis And Biopiracy – CND Side Event 2024 Invite

By |2024-03-13T16:33:48+02:00March 13th, 2024|

The side event "Cannabis & Biopiracy," hosted by Fields of Green for ALL and co-sponsored by SSDP, explores the unauthorized appropriation of genetic resources and traditional knowledge, particularly focusing on Cannabis and its economic vulnerability to biopiracy. This event will shed light on the legal implications and conservation efforts surrounding Cannabis genetic

Addressing the Threat of Synthetic Drugs

By |2024-03-07T18:42:51+02:00March 8th, 2024|

The first session of the Civil Society Hearing in support of the work of the Global Coalition to Address Synthetic Drugs took place on February 1, 2024. In the video below, Myrtle shared insights from Sub-Saharan Africa. South Africa faces challenges due to synthetic drugs, and our historical perspective highlights both the

The upcoming 67th Session of the Commission for Narcotic Drugs, 2024

By |2024-03-05T21:34:21+02:00March 6th, 2024|

In the video below, Myrtle discusses the crucial role of the Cannabis Embassy group at the United Nations. She prepares for CND67 in Vienna later this month, emphasizing the human rights aspect of Cannabis reform. She also announces our official United Nations side event on Cannabis and Biopiracy, featuring Professor Chris Duvall, author of

Africa Policy Week 2023 – Part Two – Womxn in Harm Reduction

By |2023-09-01T11:36:52+02:00September 1st, 2023|

Fresh out of August - a month in which we recognise our womxn warriors who fought the oppressive doctrine of the white minority government of Apartheid South Africa - we spring into September reflecting on the Womxn in Harm Reduction.   WHOA MXN, DO YOU SEE OUR WOMXN? Over Africa Policy Week 2023, womxn led

Africa Policy Week 2023 – Part One – A Quick-ish Overview

By |2023-08-29T09:08:01+02:00August 29th, 2023|

Africa Policy Week 2023 kicked off on a fine Monday evening with introductory presentations and a sobering keynote address by former president Kgalema Motlathe. Shaun Shelly, a true giant in Drug Policy reform and founder of SA Drug Policy Week, chaired the Opening Plenary. Shaun reflected on how, since its inception in 2016, Drug Policy

Our FULL Presentation to the Portfolio Committee on the Bill

By |2023-05-24T15:49:38+02:00May 24th, 2023|

Few things are as frustrating as needing to repeat oneself on matters that could be easily resolved, should the necessary attention be paid. It would also help if we are heard in full and not sidelined for the misinformed ramblings of prohibitionists! Yet, here we are. Below is our full presentation to the Portfolio

Invitation to Online United Nations Side Event: Cannabis Law Reform at CND66

By |2023-03-13T18:03:03+02:00March 13th, 2023|

CANNABIS LAW REFORM leading the way towards more effective drug control and the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals As Cannabis activists we have discovered that the Cannabis conversation cuts through every line we have drawn in drug policy and is no longer simply about “to legalise or not to legalise”. Cannabis prohibition and

GoFundMe Campaign Launch and International Update 2023

By |2023-03-06T18:06:32+02:00March 6th, 2023|

Together with members of our international team, Fields of Green for ALL is raising funds for Myrtle, our international allies, and Paul-Michael Keichel, the head of our legal team, to travel to Vienna for the 66th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs in March 2023. The GoFundMe Campaign is now open for your

Our Private Cannabis Community

Join to gain access to our private groups and forums, where important conversations are taking place.

The Green Network is your most reliable source of information when it comes to Cannabis in South Africa, and connects you to our network of experienced industry professionals, supporters and affiliates.

Go to Top