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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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A New Deal? Changing approaches to drugs in 2016

This year the UN is holding the biggest drug policy summit in a generation. After decades of punitive responses to drug use, countries around the world are beginning to take a different tack. Where does NZ fit into all of this? Join us at our Auckland and Wellington seminars to find out.

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Celebrating 5 years of FebFast NZ

After running FebFast NZ for five years, the Drug Foundation has decided not to run the month-long non-drink-a-thon in February 2016.

Take a look at what FebFast has achieved.

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