About this speaker
Maria-Goretti Ane is a legal practitioner in Ghana and the African Consultant for International Drug Policy Consortium. She serves as the focal point for IDPC in Africa.
Maria-Goretti has special interests in human rights and drug policy reforms and has been involved in high-level engagements and advocacy on drug use and the law both locally and internationally. She is also an author of several articles, research publications in the International Journal of Drug Policy on drug use and harm reduction.
For the past 4 years, Maria-Goretti has been teaching on the Executive Course on drug policy and human rights organised by the University of Ghana Law school under the sponsorship of the Open Society Foundation (OSF) and the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA )
Maria-Goretti Ane has also contributed to several book chapters on drug policy and harm reduction.