Category Archives: peer insights

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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Australia’s Favourite Mag for Users’ Leads the Way in Digital E-zines; AND the History of Aussie Drug User Activism goes on Record

The new specially digitized edition of the famous drug user magazine ‘User’s News’  is finally ready for the world to read and love all over again, just like the first time when the hard copy of User’s News hit Sydney’s … Continue reading

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Greek Drug User Union Fights Back against Closure of First Drug Consumption Room

Hello brothers and sisters! I am Efi Kokkini, co-founder and Chairwoman of the Greek Drug & Substitute Users Union, a union created with tones of difficulties and zero budget in a country that has been financially and ethically collapsing.  The … Continue reading

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BOOM!!

Missed hitting the festivals this summer? What? So you didn’t go BOOM in Portugal?  The hippest, most eco friendly (it is supposed to have a zero carbon footprint) festival in Europe? Well, lucky for us, our Adam Wallace went and … Continue reading

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Before International Overdose Day there was…..

Before International overdose day on the 31st August there was, of course, International Remembrance Day on 21st July. This is a peer led day where we can remember, celebrate, and pay tribute to our friends and loved ones. Have a … Continue reading

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