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The provision of naloxone by community-based harm reduction services, as takes place in Italy, is highly important for reducing the harms of opioid drugs, a report...

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A new report has revealed astounding estimates of the global illegal drug trade’s scale, and has detailed a variety of new trafficking trends. On March 27, Global...

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As the highly potent opioid fentanyl continues to drive accidental overdose deaths in Canada, it seems increasingly important for people to be able to test the contents...

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In light of a recent execution of an elderly Colombian man for drug trafficking in China, there has been renewed focus on the harsh treatment faced by Colombians in...

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Recent media reports pointing to the toxic effects of Spice on users and communities have called for immediate action from local and government authorities to mitigate...
Recreational cannabis sales in Canada are set to begin in July 2018

Recreational cannabis sales in Canada are set to begin in July 2018 (Source: Wikimedia)

Canada has experienced historic difficulties with trade between its provinces, so policymakers are working to prevent this from occurring with the upcoming legal...
Thai soldiers in the northern province of Chiang Mai

Thai soldiers in the northern province of Chiang Mai (Source: Wikimedia)

The fatal shooting of a teenager by law enforcement during a Thailand drug search has drawn attention to the prevalence of repressive tactics in the country’s anti...
Hezbollah members preparing for drug raids on March 31

Hezbollah members preparing for drug raids on March 31 (Source: Twitter)

Dozens of Hezbollah members have taken part in “spontaneous” drug raids in a southern Beirut suburb, but their reasons for doing so are unclear. Hezbollah...
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California’s Proposition 64 legalised possession and consumption of cannabis products for adults (Source: Drug Policy Alliance)

On time and intact implementation of California’s Proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, is critical to realizing the benefits of legalization and...

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