The NZ Drug Foundation and Helen Clark Foundation discuss use patterns and markets in Aotearoa / New Zealand, related harms, current regulations and how to reduce harms through psychosocial, cultural, and pharmacological approaches.
C-EHRN provides an update on the work to ensure access to harm reduction services and other forms of care and support for populations in situations of vulnerability in Ukraine and neighbouring countries.
Macmadu et al. emphasise the need for increased investment and integration of mental health and bereavement services for people who use drugs, with findings showing that overdoses within social networks can have severe consequences for individual overdose risk.
This report by You Matter contains policy recommendations and guidelines for the testing and linkage to care for STBBIs
in provincial correctional centres in British Columbia (BC), Canada, but may also be adapted for other jurisdictions or correctional settings.