IDPC and GDPO unpick key issues raised by the 2019 World Drug Report through the lens of public health, including the expansion of regulated cannabis markets, the non-medical use of tramadol in Africa and challenges related to data-collection.
This report highlights the role played by civil society in its engagement with regional and international organisations as well as identifying the challenges that it encounters such as a lack of transparency.
The donated $14 billion for the Sixth Global Fund Replenishment are not enough, international donors, increased political will, and strong community-led and civil society advocacy are fundamental if we want to change.
Government, civil society and community representatives discussed the state of play of debates in Vienna as well as developments in the field of human rights, development, public health and novel trends.
The objective of the event is to contribute to better Hepatitis C policy and practice by developing the transferability of an effective community-based intervention for people who inject drugs in different political contexts.