Health & harm reduction

Overdose

16 October 2023
Canada: Study shows selling tested drugs saves lives

Canada: Study shows selling tested drugs saves lives

Participants of this scheme facilitated by the Drug User Liberation Front reported improved health and life outcomes, including in relation to reliance on street drugs, harmful police interactions and exposure to violence.
2 October 2023
Community harm reduction in Colombia

Community harm reduction in Colombia

In a climate rife with stigma, discrimination and violence toward people who use drugs, Corporación Viviendo, a community-focused NGO in Colombia, provide essential and life-saving harm reduction services.
2 October 2023
UK's first drug consumption room given go-ahead

UK's first drug consumption room given go-ahead

Following the recent endorsement by the chief public prosecutor, the Scottish government has finally approved the country's first drug consumption room, marking a significant step toward reform that will preserve countless lives.