The Street Lawyers provide free legal aid services, as part of an integrated low-threshold outreach harm reduction initiative, to people who use drugs, homeless people and street-based sex workers in Denmark.
375 civil society groups, including prominent human rights NGOs, from across the globe have called on UN drug control authorities to urge an immediate stop to the extrajudicial killings of suspected drug offenders in the Philippines.
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.
The Danish parliament has voted in favour of legalising the operation of supervised consumption rooms. Denmark is the first country to have passed legislation to regulate the operation of such facilities.