The biggest global conversation on drug policy in the last 15 years was run by the United Nations in New York City 19-20 April 2016. A delegation of NZ NGOs joined diplomats, politicians, UN agencies and civil society representatives at the UN General Assembly Special Session.
During #UNGASS2016 Tuari Potiki, Drug Foundation chairperson, addressed the General Assembly Special Session, on Thursday 21 April. Text of speech with video.
Here's a record of what was shared.
18 January 2023
Drug checking services at Rhythm and Vines found potent psychedelic and stimulant, 25B-NBOH, sold as tabs of LSD.
07 April 2022
The Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission want your feedback on the future of mental health in Aotearoa.
22 February 2022
A new report shows that New Zealand’s approach to drugs is leading to grossly unequitable outcomes for Māori across the board.
07 December 2020
Our magazine has gone digital! Now you can get regular updates, analysis and opinion from our refreshed online Matters of Substance.
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