Category Archives: peer involvement

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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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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Voices From The Global Movement Of People Who Use Drugs

See the faces of the worlds drug user activists and hear their successes and the challenges ahead Continue reading

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Activists Hold a ‘Die In’ to Protest Hep C Drug Prices

Activists Hold Die-In to Protest High Price of Gilead’s Hepatitis C Drug “HCV drugs are priced out of reach and out of control.” —Michel Sidibé, UNAIDS MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, July 24, 2014 – Treatment activists at the 20th International AIDS Conference … Continue reading

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