Philip Davis's scientific contributions

Publications (5)

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The World Drug Report 2019 is aimed at improving the understanding of the world drug problem and contributing towards fostering greater international cooperation for countering its impact on health, governance and security. The WDR can be accessed through this link
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To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within. Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings...
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Illicit crop cultivation often occurs in forested areas and contributes to deforestation when it results in the clearing of woodland. Moreover, illicit crop cultivation frequently takes place in biodiversity hotspots hosting a large number of species with a limited habitat, some of which are pro- tected areas. It tends to occur close to the agricul...


... The drugs often induce a pleasurable response in the individuals who desire to use them for reinforcing and rewarding. Acute drug abuse usually occurs as reconsumption after abstinence, accidental and/or intentional consumption (1). ...