Agriculture

Himalayan Highs

Avr 13th, 2016 | By
Himalayan Highs

            Himalayan Highs Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy, geographer and research fellow at CNRS. Cannabis Now Magazine, Issue 19, March 2016, pp. 42-46 (4100 signs + 11 photos). Himalaya Highs Although it has become illegal in 1985 under the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, hashish has been produced in India for thousands
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Le haschich marocain, du kif aux hybrides

Juin 19th, 2015 | By
Le haschich marocain, du kif aux hybrides

Le haschich marocain, du kif aux hybrides Kenza Afsahi (Lille 1 – Clersé) et Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy (CNRS-Prodig) Drogues, enjeux internationaux, n° 8, février 20015. En moins d’une décennie, le Maroc a vu, selon l’Office des Nations unies contre la drogue et le crime (ONUDC), ses cultures de cannabis baisser officiellement de 65 %, du maximum estimé
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Illegal Opium Production in the Mishmi Hills of Arunachal Pradesh, India

Avr 7th, 2015 | By
Illegal Opium Production in the Mishmi Hills of Arunachal Pradesh, India

Illegal Opium Production in the Mishmi Hills of Arunachal Pradesh, India.[i] Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy (CNRS – Prodig) European Bulletin of Himalayan Research, Winter-Autumn 2014, n° 45, pp. 9-32. Abstract: Illegal opium production in India is likely to have been greatly underestimated for years, as shown by the recent estimates of illegal cultivation in some parts of
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Hashish Revival in Morocco

Jan 13th, 2014 | By
Hashish Revival in Morocco

Hashish Revival in Morocco  Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy (a) & Kenza Afsahi (b) a CNRS–Prodig, 2, rue Valette 75005 Paris–France b Clersé, Université de Lille 1, bâtiment SH2 59655 Villeneuve d’Ascq Cedex–France International Journal of Drug Policy Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 416-423. ISSN 0955-3959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.01.001. (9,966 words /64,000 signs). This paper received a Scientific Paper Award from
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Insécurité alimentaire et production illicite d’opium en Asie

Nov 7th, 2011 | By
Insécurité alimentaire et production illicite d’opium en Asie

Insécurité alimentaire et production illicite d’opium en Asie Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy Annales de géographie, n° 673, mai – juin 2010, pp. 229-247.   Mots-clés : Opium, pavot, insécurité, autosuffisance, vivrier, économie, Asie, Afghanistan, Birmanie, Laos Résumé: La production illicite d’opium en Asie a longtemps bénéficié des synergies qui existaient entre économie de guerre et économie des drogues illicites.
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Licensing Afghanistan’s opium: solution or fallacy?

Nov 7th, 2011 | By
Licensing Afghanistan’s opium: solution or fallacy?

Licensing Afghanistan’s opium: solution or fallacy? Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy Caucasian Review of International Affairs, Vol. 2 (2), Spring 2008, pp. 101-106.   Abstract For almost two decades Afghanistan has been the world’s largest illicit opium producer. Decades of war, droughts, poverty, and political incapabilities have driven up the country’s opium production despite counter-narcotics programmes ranging from
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Production de cannabis et de haschich au Maroc : contexte et enjeux

Nov 7th, 2011 | By
Production de cannabis et de haschich au Maroc : contexte et enjeux

Production de cannabis et de haschich au Maroc : contexte et enjeux Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy L’espace politique, N° 4 (Varia), 2008, pp. 5-19.   Résumé : Le Maroc serait, selon les Nations unies, le premier producteur et exportateur mondial de haschich. La région septentrionale du Rif abrite en effet des dizaines de milliers d’hectares de cultures de cannabis
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Moroccan Roll

Nov 4th, 2011 | By
Moroccan Roll

Moroccan Roll Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy High Times, June 2006, pp. 58, 59, 60, 62. A geographer and research fellow at the CNRS in France, Dr. Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy spent years studying opium production in Asia—from Afghanistan to Burma—before visiting Morocco to observe how cannabis and hashish production compares with opium farming. He traveled through the Rif Mountains
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Drug Production and Trade

Nov 4th, 2011 | By
Drug Production and Trade

Drug Production and Trade Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy Shepard Krech III, J.R. McNeill, and Carolyn Merchant (Editors) Encyclopedia of World Environmental History, New York, Routledge, 1344 p. Volume 1, pp. 347-350.    (This text has undergone slight revision since its original publication)   Since the first drugs – psychoactive substances that alter states of consciousness or increase
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Opium. Uncovering the Politics of the Poppy

Nov 3rd, 2011 | By
Opium. Uncovering the Politics of the Poppy

Opium. Uncovering the Politics of the Poppy Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy March 2010, Harvard University Press, Cambridge (ISBN: 978-0674051348 ). 256 pages, 10 maps, 9 photos. All rights reserved © 2010 Harvard University Press Buy from Amazon.com September 2009, I.B. Tauris, London (ISBN: 978-1845119737). 248 pages, 10 maps, 9 photos. All rights reserved © 2009 I.B. Tauris
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