Una red mundial para la promoción de un debate abierto y objetivo sobre las políticas de drogas
The study, soon to be published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, assessed changes in the availability of five substances commonly used among people who inject drugs (IDUs) in Bangkok between 2009 and 2011.
La organización Rumah Cemara, con el apoyo de Youth Rise, ha desarrollado con éxito un programa comunitario que proporciona servicios a las personas afectadas por el consumo de drogas y el VIH en la ciudad indonesia de Bandung, y en el que han participado 50 jóvenes que usan drogas.
La red ANPUD considera que un reciente intento de defender los centros de ‘rehabilitación’ obligatoria basado en argumentos erróneos y estudios dudosos plantea una amenaza directa a los derechos humanos de las personas que usan drogas y a la dignidad de la sociedad en general.
24 years old Margarita Charykova was arrested in December 2012 in Moscow. She is facing up to ten years imprisonment for possession of the pain-killer, which was mixed with a home-made psychotropic stimulant.
In Burma poppy cultivation grew 17% last year, according to UNODC and around 300,000 households in the country are currently engaged in its cultivation, Burma is now feeling increased pressure to tackle its drugs problem.
In February 2013, Rumah Cemara organised a capacity building training for 10 officers from Banceuy narcotics prison in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia, to improve their knowledge on HIV, TB, drug dependence, etc.
The cultivation of drugs is a sign of poverty rather than a sign of wealth. Rather than a “war,” the treatment of the drug problem must be approached as development, security and health issues, the panelists of the workshop “Drugs and Development: Punishing the Poor” said.
The ICAAP 11 programme has been planned with the needs of the community first and foremost in mind. ICAAP 11 will be held over five days from the 18th to the 22nd of November, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The International HIV/AIDS Alliance is seeking a Senior Policy and Programme Adviser: Harm Reduction Advocacy to play a lead role in the planning, development, technical oversight and delivery of a new three-year harm reduction advocacy programme. This position will be based in the UK as part of...
On December 19 - 21, 2012 Rumah Cemara organized “Burnout prevention training for CAHR implementing partners in Indonesia” involving 18 participants from 4 CAHR partner organizations and 3 self-help groups for injecting drug users and people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV).
The HAARP program aims to promote evidence-based interventions for people who inject drugs (PWID) and their partners in the greater Mekong sub-region. In collaboration with government and non-government partners, HAARP supports HIV prevention, care and treatment programs.