*  E-Cigarettes and Maintenance Therapy: A Smart Public Health Approach | Drug Policy Alliance
Why? Because e-cigarettes illustrate how harm reduction approaches to drug policy, particularly maintenance or substitution ... Why? Because e-cigarettes illustrate how harm reduction approaches to drug policy, particularly maintenance or substitution ... We can remove many of the harms associated with addictions if we provide people with less damaging and legal ways of obtaining ... The U.S., using public health approaches, has made incredible strides in reducing the number of smokers. But 480,000 people in ...
  http://www.drugpolicy.org/blog/e-cigarettes-and-maintenance-therapy-smart-public-health-approach
*  Blog - CSSDP
Voices: Stephanie Lake on getting involved in CSSDP, punitive approaches to drug policy and harm reduction resources. Jul 22, ... CCSA Hosts 7th Harm Reduction Conference. Nov 14, 2017 One of the largest harm reduction conferences is being held, recently. ... CCSA Hosts 7th Harm Reduction Conference. One of the largest harm reduction conferences is being held, recently. It was in ... which would include harm reduction policy. One aspect of the policy is geared around nicotine addiction as one core strategy. ...
  http://cssdp.org/blog/
*  Identifying Which Place Characteristics are Associated with the Odds of Recent HIV Testing in a Large Sample of People Who...
Rhodes T. Risk environments and drug harms: a social science for harm reduction approach. Int J Drug Policy. 2009;20:193-201. ... Denning P. Harm reduction therapy with families and friends of people with drug problems. J Clin Psychol. 2010;66:164-74.PubMed ... Harm reduction: pragmatic strategies for managing high risk behaviors. 2d ed. New York: Guilford Press; 2012.Google Scholar ... Harm reduction: pragmatic strategies for managing high risk behaviors. New York: Guilford; 2012.Google Scholar ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10461-018-2217-z
*  Canada | Canadian Harm Reduction Network
Changing the Frame: A New Approach to Drug Policy in Canada. CDPC_report_eng_v14_comp.pdf ...
  http://canadianharmreduction.com/taxonomy/term/184?page=5
*  Toronto council approves 3 supervised injection sites | Toronto Star
But they are part of a comprehensive approach to drug use and drug policy: treatment, prevention, harm reduction, and yes, ... me to do was to advocate for harm reduction for substance users and to have everyone understand how important harm reduction is ...
  https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2016/07/14/toronto-council-approves-3-supervised-injection-sites.html
*  General Policies - Community College of Rhode Island
Also Marlatt, G.A., Baer, J.S.& Larimer, M.E. (1995). Preventing alcohol abuse in college students: A harm reduction approach. ... This policy is supplemented by all other college policies and by the policies of those networks to which CCRI is interconnected ... CCRI Sign Policy. Sign Policy Rationale. The Community College of Rhode Island's sign policy establishes standards for all ... Questions regarding this policy or the application of this policy to a specific situation should be referred to the director of ...
  http://ccri.edu/advising/new_students/student_handbook/policies.html
*  HIV Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities
... and human rights-based approach to drug policies and harm-reduction interventions. ... POLICY. People-centred, evidence-based and integrated policies The HIV Co-Infections and Co-Morbidities initiative contributes ... A less siloed approach that focuses more on populations than on individual diseases should be developed. This includes a need ... There is a need to support the rationale for inclusive HIV and HCV care policies that use an evidence- ...
  http://iasociety.org/HIV-Programmes/Programmes/Co-Infections
*  Harm Reduction: A New Direction for U.S. Policy for Mexico - COHA
... fair immigration policies, and the encouragement of a harm reduction approach in dealing with illegal drugs and the cartels. ... Harm Reduction: A New Direction for U.S. Policy for Mexico February 17, 2015. March 4, 2015. COHA Drug Trafficking, Harm ... Harm reduction theory is usually advanced as an approach for best dealing with the problems associated with the production, ... and Basic Principles of Harm Reduction," in Harm Reduction, Second Edition: Pragmatic Strategies for Managing High-Risk ...
  http://www.coha.org/harm-reduction-a-new-direction-for-u-s-policy-for-mexico/
*  Can Drug Policy Prevent Reefer Madness? | Drugs-Forum
Canada and the Netherlands take the harm-reduction approach in their policies, meaning that they hope to reduce higher risk use ... Can Drug Policy Prevent Reefer Madness?, 1 votes Author:. chillinwill. Category:. Politics. Views:. 347. Comments:. 0. Rating: ... Can Drug Policy Prevent Reefer Madness?. By chillinwill · Feb 8, 2010 · 347 ... The Netherlands, home of Amsterdam's legendary "coffee shops", takes the cake for the most liberal drug and alcohol policies of ...
  https://drugs-forum.com/ams/can-drug-policy-prevent-reefer-madness.10813/
*  Harm reduction vs. abstinence: U.K. and U.S. take very different approaches to e-cigarettes | MinnPost
... positions that reflect longstanding differences between the countries in their approaches to treating drug addiction in general ... In the end, the sorts of policies that are implemented will depend on whether whoever dominates the debate views harm reduction ... This harm-reduction approach has been similarly applied over the years in the U.K. to tobacco products. A decade before the PHE ... Harm reduction vs. abstinence: U.K. and U.S. take very different approaches to e-cigarettes. ...
  https://www.minnpost.com/second-opinion/2016/04/harm-reduction-vs-abstinence-uk-and-us-take-very-different-approaches-e-cigar
*  The Rest of the Story: Tobacco News Analysis and Commentary: August 2008
... but it was disbanded due to a new government policy which rejected this harm reduction approach.. ... It puts an end to any meaningful possibility of harm reduction as a tobacco control approach. ... the bill as currently written precludes any harm reduction approach to tobacco control both by making it impossible for such ... The only way to advance these policies, then, is to artificially build up the severity of the harms of secondhand smoke so that ...
  http://tobaccoanalysis.blogspot.com/2008_08_01_archive.html
*  The STEP into Action study: a peer-based, personal risk network focused HIV prevention intervention with injection drug users...
Rhodes T. Risk environments and drug harms: a social science for harm reduction approach. Int J Drug Policy. 2009;20:193-201. [ ... Reductions in sex risk were observed in the overall model (OR=0.53; 95%CI=0.34-0.86). The intervention effect did not vary by ... Reductions in hepatitis C virus and HIV infections among injecting drug users in New York City, 1990-2001. AIDS. 2005;19(Suppl ... Long-term effects of an HIV/STI sexual risk reduction intervention for heterosexual couples. AIDS Behav. 2005;9:1-13. [PubMed] ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC3049994/?lang=en-ca
*  dgs-info, Ausgabe 99, Juni 2015: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Suchtmedizin (DGS)
Despite the inertia and limitations of national policies, Catalonia created a comprehensive approach to drug treatment and harm ... The Battle for Harm Reduction Continues in Budapest. We reported a few months ago that another needle and syringe program fell ... Politics/International & Public Policy: Fully Funded PhD Studentship: International Drugs Policy. The Global Drug Policy ... HARM REDUCTION. INTERNATIONALES - WAR ON DRUGS. E-HEALTH - DATENBANKEN. NEUERSCHEINUNGEN SERVICE - MATERIALIEN - LINKS - ...
  http://www.dgsuchtmedizin.de/newsletter/fruehere-ausgaben/dgs-info-ausgabe-99-juni-2015/
*  From El Chapo to The Snail, Is It Time to Stop Celebrating the Arrests of Drug Kingpins? - Foreign Policy
Santos and Peña Nieto have moved toward a harm-reduction approach, by legalizing or attempting to legalize medicinal marijuana ... Create a Foreign Policy account to access 3 articles per month and free newsletters developed by policy experts ... But a real end to violence, García-Ponce said, can come only with decriminalization of drugs and a health-based approach to ... In an interview with Foreign Policy, Dudley explained that cartels use local and international criminal activity as a way to ...
  https://foreignpolicy.com/2016/05/04/el-chapo-el-caracol-the-snail-mexico-colombia-peru-drug-kingpins/
*  New Mexico Legislature to Study Supervised Injection Sites [FEATURE] | StoptheDrugWar.org
Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Center to undertake the study of emerging and evidence-based harm reduction approaches, ... Western director for the Harm Reduction Coalition (HRC). 'New Mexico once again takes the lead in state harm reduction efforts ... Thus, while I applaud New Mexico on this front, it needs to bring its other policies in line with the concept of harm reduction ... It is awesome that New Mexico is considering harm reduction approaches. But on the other hand, New Mexico is also considering a ...
  https://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle/2012/feb/08/new_mexico_legislature_study_sup
*  The street cost of drugs and drug use patterns: Relationships with sex work income in an urban Canadian setting, Drug and...
... findings indicate a crucial need to scale up access and availability of evidence-based harm reduction and treatment approaches ... including policy reforms, improved social support and economic choice for vulnerable women. ...
  http://www.cfenet.ubc.ca/node/5738
*  Browse Our Resources | Drug Policy Alliance
Harm Reduction: Evidence, Impacts and Challenges. This volume includes a variety of perspectives on harm reduction approaches, ... Harm Reduction and Human Rights: Strategies on Expanding Harm Reduction Through Human Rights ... Watch the recording now! Harm reduction services and syringe exchange are more than just a prevention strategy. Access to these ... represents a remarkable opportunity for criminal justice and drug policy reform advocates to advance efforts to enact policy ...
  http://www.drugpolicy.org/resources/browse?issue%5B0%5D=420&issue%5B1%5D=434&issue%5B2%5D=139
*  Browse Our Resources | Drug Policy Alliance
Harm Reduction: Evidence, Impacts and Challenges. This volume includes a variety of perspectives on harm reduction approaches, ... Harm Reduction and Human Rights: Strategies on Expanding Harm Reduction Through Human Rights ... Watch the recording now! Harm reduction services and syringe exchange are more than just a prevention strategy. Access to these ... We pulled aside a handful of experts to talk with us during the Drug Policy Alliance's 2017 International Drug Policy Reform ...
  http://www.drugpolicy.org/resources/browse?issue%5B0%5D=421&issue%5B1%5D=43&issue%5B2%5D=279
*  Beyond ice: rethinking Australia's approach to illicit drugs | The Medical Journal of Australia
Redefining drug use as a health and social issue within a harm reduction framework will require progressive policy. ... Redefining drug use as a health and social issue within a harm reduction framework will require progressive policy ... to harm reduction over the 2009-10 financial year.5 After decades of this approach, Australia's illicit drug market is ... 6. Ritter A, McLeod R, Shanahan M. Government drug policy expenditure in Australia - 2009/10. (Drug Policy Modelling Program ...
  https://www.mja.com.au/journal/2017/206/4/beyond-ice-rethinking-australiaaposs-approach-illicit-drugs
*  A new approach to formulating and appraising drug policy: A multi-criterion decision analysis applied to alcohol and cannabis...
Uganda harm reduction network- (UHRN) Annual report 2017. 20 March 2018. *. Annual report on the death penalty in Iran 2017. 20 ... Gender and drug policy: Exploring global innovative approaches to drug policy and incarceration. ... as policies need to balance the harms of use against negative consequences of restrictive policies and the pleasures and ... A new approach to formulating and appraising drug policy: A multi-criterion decision analysis applied to alcohol and cannabis ...
  http://idpc.net/publications/2018/02/a-new-approach-to-formulating-and-appraising-drug-policy-a-multi-criterion-decision-analysis-applied-to-alcohol-and-cannabis-regulation?setlang=en
*  Drugs - The Varsity
The Canadian chapter of the CSSDP focuses on harm reduction and a scientific approach to drug policy, say Daniel Grieg, a ... the UN's drug policy approach has grown outside of the UN because "the global drug policy regime is divorced from human rights ... Lumsden outlined the focus of his interest in drug policy reform: "The widespread harm of alcohol and violence associated with ... Maghsoudi believes that UNGASS is "drug policy's moment in the sun, in terms of approach." According to Maghsoudi, ...
  https://thevarsity.ca/tag/drugs/
*  Harm Reduction for Injecting Drug Users | AIDSFree
... and structural strategies and harm-reduction approaches that target different audiences An evidence-driven approach integrating ... The new PEPFAR guidance calls for governments to reject punitive policies that drive PWID underground, and instead actively ... The guidance recognizes harm reduction as part of a comprehensive approach combining structural, biomedical, and behavioral ... Evidence and data from multiple programs and research studies show that harm reduction is the most successful approach to HIV ...
  https://aidsfree.usaid.gov/resources/pkb/combination/harm-reduction-injecting-drug-users?tab=tools
*  Decriminalizing Drugs: When Treatment Replaces Prison - The New York Times
... which had always taken a hard-line approach to drugs. At a harm-reduction conference in Malaysia, the agency released a paper ... countries that have not decriminalized have nevertheless softened their policies to emphasize public health and harm reduction. ... "The success of Portugal is not just a model of law reform, but also significant harm reduction and a public health response. ... As it changed its laws, Portugal set up prevention campaigns, harm-reduction measures such as needle exchange that make drug ...
  https://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/12/08/decriminalizing-drugs-when-treatment-replaces-prison/
*  Synposium - Our Balanced Approach To Drug Policy Is Working? | Drug Wars | FRONTLINE | PBS
It's based on some very sound harm reduction principles that get at the whole point that if you're chronically abusing cocaine ... This is what your national drug policy is. This isn't a federal drug policy. This is the national drug policy. But the law got ... If you're talking about criminal justice policy, health policy, welfare policy, it's state legislation. You gotta go find the ... SANJO TREE: Sanjo Tree from the Institute for Policy Studies. I direct the drug policy project there. You began your talk by-- ...
  https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/drugs/symposium/panelmccaffrey.html
*  Drug Policy Project
Methamphetamine - a public health approach (Whidbey Room). *Luciano Colonna, Executive Director, Harm Reduction Coalition (Salt ... Policy Statements Race and Class Media Reports Fact Sheets Drug Policy Links Resolution Passed by the Board Drug Policy Home ... Luciano Colonna, Executive Director, Harm Reduction Project (Salt Lake City, UT). *David Courtwright, Professor, University of ... Rob MacCoun, Professor of Public Policy & Law, UC Berkeley, Schools of Public Policy & Law (Berkeley, CA) ...
  http://www.kcba.org/kcba/druglaw/conference/program.aspx