Category Archives: INPUD

INPUD LAUNCHES FOUR NEW DOCUMENTS OF THE DRUG USER PEACE INITIATIVE

People who use drugs on the road to a drugs peace Continue reading

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INPUD’s Exec Director Talks Sense on SKY NEWS

Why oh why do the media always have to put on a drug user activist with a parent who has gone through the tragedy of a child dying? It does little to help the debate – it can be extremely … Continue reading

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International Drug Users Day 2014; How Will You Celebrate it?

International Drug User Day 2014 – Let’s hear 3 cheers for that activists activist – Theo Van Dam, the beautiful Dutchman who came up with the brilliant idea of a day in the calendar to celebrate the existence, the achievements, … Continue reading

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New Jersey continues the USA trend of hyper-regulation and persecution of pregnant women who use/d drugs

An almost unbelievable trend towards the criminalisation, persecution, over-regulation and management  of pregnant women who use drugs, is taking place across the US. Tomorrow marks a particularly disturbing day as we watch court proceedings in the state of New Jersey … Continue reading

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New Publication for Women Injectors

WOMENwhoInject_HIV_specficNeedsPOLICY_BRIEF2014 Here is a link to an excellent newly released briefing jointly published by INPUD, UNODC’s HIV team, and UN Women looking at the particular challenges facing women who use drugs, and making concrete recommendations for service providers on the … Continue reading

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