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.
Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission. Hemispheric Plan of Action on Drugs, 2016-2020
Pan-American Health Organization: Regional Office of the World Health Organization. Plan of Action to Reduce the Harmful Use of Alcohol. 2011.
United States. Department of Justice. Drug Enforcement Administration. 2017 National drug threat assessment.
Organization of American States. The OAS drug report : 16 months of debates and consensus. Guatemala : OAS, 2014.