One conclusion of the committee's work area was the realization that the war on drugs has not worked and that new policies should also be designed, including the benefits and risks of an eventual elimination of criminal penalties against marijuana possession. The group will discuss alternatives for implementation of policies that can be more creative and efficient than the mere elimination of the criminalization of production or consumption. For group members, it did not reduce the trafficking or drug use in the last 50 years.
The Global Drug Commission is a creation of Edelstein Center for Social Research,Instituto Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Plataforma Democrática, Open Society Institute from George Soros. They also finance the International Drug Policy Consortium(Link) which was inspired by the Beckley Foundation(Link) and also financed by the European Commission (Link).
Interesting enough the Beckley Foundation(Link) just changed their logo, so that the former included All-seeing Eye cannot be seen anymore. Their original logo can be found here: