Scottish Drugs Forum say that Scottish Government should test models of independent advocacy services to ensure that sub-standard care, particularly in relation to underlying health conditions for this population
Scotland has witnessed a dramatic increase in overdose deaths and HIV infections among injecting drug users. in response, policy-makers in Glasgow are reported to be considering a proposal to open the first supervised injection site. David Liddell explains the current situation.
Civil society groups from all over the world have released a statement condemning governments for failing to acknowledge the devastating consequences of punitive and repressive drug policies as they prepare for a UN summit on the issue next month.