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Opiates in the UK
GCDP War on Drugo
The global fight to reform drug laws and put an end to the war on drugs has gained a powerful new communications tool courtesy of the Global Commission on Drug Policy (...
punjab drug taking india
India's northwestern state of Punjab has been suffering from an epidemic of problematic drug use for years, though recent reports of abuse in treatment centers,...
Stigma discredits individuals and groups, reducing social status and creating "spoiled identities," says Goffman. It’s not a good thing. But hang on a...
Cracolandia de Bracos Abertos

Paticipants in the 'De Braços Abertos' program

As mentioned in previous posts, São Paulo Mayor Fernando Haddad has implemented a unique approach to combating crack use in a run-down area of the city center....
The International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC) is looking for a motivated new volunteer to support their communications work! The selected candidate will help enhance...
The alleged collaboration between drug traffickers and government forces in pushing heroin during the 1970s in Italy brought on a devastating rise in opiate dependency...
In Southern states, clandestine syringe exchanges have long sidestepped the law. Now, widespread acceptance of naloxone is changing the game. So why do some activists...
Coffee shop Amsterdam
The Netherlands' cannabis policy sits in uneasy limbo, with the evolution of consumer and coffee shop policies failing to be matched by regulation of the production...
Electric Zoo NYC

Electric Zoo festival in New York

Get into any tube carriage on the London Underground and you will see signs stating: "In an emergency … do not take any risks". It’s a well-...

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