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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

Matters of Substance cover May 2015
Matters of Substance is the Drug Foundation's quarterly magazine, available to subscribers and our members.

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Why must they die? Campaigning to end the death penalty

On Monday 21 September the Drug Foundation, in association with Amnesty International and Reprieve Australia, are hosting two experts from Australia who will be explaining how we can all campaign to end the death penalty.

International Overdose Awareness Day

Monday 31 August was International Overdose Awareness Day. One New Zealander a week dies from an overdose, and many of these deaths are entirely preventable. Find out more about the Drug Foundation's work in this space here. 

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