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15 September 2014

INWUD puts in INPUD's first human rights submission against USA's treatment of pregnant women

In a joint submission the International Network of People Who Use Drugs (INPUD), International Network of Women who Use Drugs (INWUD),  the Women and Harm Reduction International Network (WHRIN),  Nati

12 September 2014

Letter from the Greek Drug & Substitute User's Union about the ban of the Greek drug consumption room, ODYSSEAS

This is a letter written by the Greek Drug & Substitute User's Union, co-signed by 5 more organizations (PRAKSIS, POSITIVE VOICE, PROMETHEUS, DIOGENIS, CENTER FOR LIFE) and was addressed to the President of OKANA (Greek organization against drugs), to the National Drug Coordinator, to the Minister of Health and the Deputy Minister of H

10 September 2014

VICE article: 'A Dispatch from the War on Women Who Use Drugs'

"Being imprisoned for sex work after testing positive for HIV, an increased likelihood of domestic violence, the removal of children, and a heightened risk of contracting blood-borne viruses: these are some the hardships faced by women who use drugs around the globe.

9 September 2014

INPUD response to The Global Commission on Drug Policy’s 'Taking Control: Pathways to Drug Policies That Work' (September 2014)

“Stop criminalizing people for drug use and possession – and stop imposing “compulsory treatment” on people whose only offense is drug use or possession”