Pan-American Health Organization: Regional Office of the World Health Organization. Alcohol and Substance Abuse
"The Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (CICAD) is the Western Hemisphere's policy forum for dealing with the drug problem.... CICAD was established by the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS) in 1986."
"CICAD’s statistical, information and scientific research branch."
"NIAAA supports and conducts research on the impact of alcohol use on human health and well-being. It is the largest funder of alcohol research in the world."
A component of the Executive Office of the President.
United States. National Institute on Drug Abuse
"The mission of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction."
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
The United States National drug control strategy has been published annually since 2010.
Organization of American States. The OAS drug report : 16 months of debates and consensus. Guatemala : OAS, 2014.
Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission. Report on drug use in the Americas, 2015