Cannabis Benefits the Country
Monday, 18 July 2022
Thailand’s Minister of Public Health Anutin Charnvirakul explains his country’s legalization of marijuana in an interview with Tempo.
THREE years after he took office as Thailand’s Public Health Minister, Anutin Charnvirakul kept his campaign promise to legalize marijuana. The policy, which came into effect on June 9, makes Thailand the first Asian country to adopt the most progressive approach to cannabis.
How did you prepare the marijuana policy?
We believe that cannabis has been used for treatment in our country since ancient times. Over the past 50 years we had to...
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