Human rights and social justice

Racial justice

Drug policy and racism

Drug policy and racism

Online
19 January 2023
During this Lancet Webinar, a panel of expert speakers will highlight the need to shift away from a narrow focus on individualised overdose risk to broader efforts addressing the pathologies of social and political systems that drive overdose.
2 December 2022
Social workers as potential agents for drug policy reform

Social workers as potential agents for drug policy reform

Benjamin et al. call on social workers to advocate for and enact decriminalisation, harm reduction and community reinvestment in their practices, to detract their complicity in maintaining the status quo and instead provide anti-carceral, person-centred social work services.