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Drug information

We believe that access to accurate, clear information is essential if drug problems are to be reduced in the community. Here is some information about common drugs in New Zealand.

Matters of Substance

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Matters of Substance is the Drug Foundation's quarterly magazine, available to subscribers and our members.

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UN global drug policy summit updates - April 2016

There is a lot happening at the United Nations global drug policy summit being held in New York 19-20 April 2016. Keep up on the latest from the Aotearoa NZ NGO delegation. Get informed and keep up to date on UNGASS

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Act now on drug checking

The Drug Foundation is calling for drug checking services to be made available at festivals, to reduce harm from a lack of knowledge about new and unidentified drugs. This needs to be put in place ready for the 2016/17 festival season. Read the Drug checking briefing

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