Tag Archives: United Nations

Support. Don’t Punish.

While we are all at the International Harm reduction conference (see blog below), I shouldn’t miss the opportunity to go over the launch of the Support. Don’t Punish campaign. Set for a global day of action on June the 26th, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why UNDP must get up to date on drug use, the law and human rights

Why UNDP needs to get its act together on human rights and the pursuit of the war on drugs. Written by: Eliot Ross Albers Executive Director, International Network of People who Use Drugs eliotalbers@inpud.net Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development … Continue reading

Posted in CND, Human Rights Violations, IHRA, Law reform, UNAIDS, United Nations | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

INPUD heads off!….to the UNODC.

A note first from INPUD: Before we get into details of the event, please consider this beautifully succinct insight into where the world stands at this crucial juncture in the never ending war on drugs -and the people who use them. And … Continue reading

Posted in CND, conference, Human Rights Violations, Injection Drug Use, INPUD, Law reform, UNODC | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A new era must follow our new Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS

Hi everyone – Here is an interesting and succinct piece by Australia’s Bill Whittaker,one of the architects of Australia’s response to AIDS, discussing in a nutshell what just happened at the JUNE 2011 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS. Worth a quick … Continue reading

Posted in HIV/AIDS, Injection Drug Use, United Nations | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Aleksey Speaks to Governments at UN in New York

People who use drugs at great risk of multi drug resistant TB across the EEC Continue reading

Posted in conference, HIV/AIDS, Injection Drug Use, INPUD, Regional Information, Tuberculosis, United Nations, WHO | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments