Substances

Amphetamine-type substances

6 September 2022
Minimising the harms from methamphetamine

Minimising the harms from methamphetamine

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.
6 June 2022
EU Drug Markets: In-depth analysis

EU Drug Markets: In-depth analysis

The EMCDDA and Europol produce an analysis of drug markets, from production and trafficking, to distribution and use.
18 May 2022
The drug trade now flourishing in Afghanistan: Meth

The drug trade now flourishing in Afghanistan: Meth

Long a hub for opium production, the country has now seen vastly increased production of meth from native ephedra plants in the wake of economic and political crisis, spiking fears of increased meth use disorders both domestically and abroad.
5 December 2020
Why Asia is losing its war on drugs

Why Asia is losing its war on drugs

Despite costly counter-narcotics programmes and international cooperation, drug markets are gaining ground in East and South-East Asia.