Category Archives: Regional News & Info

Anthrax Re-appearing in European Street Heroin

HI, INPUD’s guide on anthrax Just wanting to connect you with a serious issue that has been slowly but surely emerging in Europe amongst street heroin users. INPUD has put an excellent booklet together, below is a slightly edited introduction … Continue reading

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Drug User Activism and Organising, Nordic Style

Hello fellow drug enthusiasts, here is something you might find interesting! Ever wondered what drug user organisations actually do? I mean it might seem obvious to some, but to those outside the drugs field (or even some people within it!) … Continue reading

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INPUD writes to Peruvian Ambassador regarding deaths in rehab.

We remember -and we are angry.   This is a letter sent by INPUD’s Exec Director Eliot Albers, to the Peruvian Ambassador following the deaths of 27 people in a‘rehab’ facility in Lima. The facility, unregulated and highly questionable in … Continue reading

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An INPUD Update: New Acting Director’s summary

Hello INPUD members and friends, I wanted to write to you all to let you know what INPUD has been up to since I and then Hazel came into our positions as INPUD’s first full time staff members. Much of … Continue reading

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Denis Matveev: Drugs as a tool for political repression

Drugs used as a tool for political repression in Russia Continue reading

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