Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Reviewing and repealing punitive laws that have been proven to have negative health outcomes and that counter established public health … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Addressing discrimination in health care settings will contribute to the achievement of many of the SDGs, ensuring that no one … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

The evidence accumulated so far indicates that prevention strategies, programmes and interventions should be tailored to the age of the … Continue reading Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

20. Many internationally controlled substances are essential medicines that are critical for the relief of pain and for palliative care, … Continue reading Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

10. Efforts should continue to be made to give effect to the preventive dimensions of international drug conventions, with full … Continue reading Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

16. Current drug policy frameworks do not focus enough attention on reducing the individual and public health harm of drug … Continue reading Public Health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the special session of the United Nations General Assembly on the world drug problem, held in April 2016

Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016

PREVENTION OF DRUG USE AND REDUCTION OF VULNERABILITY AND RISKS 7. Efforts should continue to be made to give effect … Continue reading Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016

Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016

ACCESS TO CONTROLLED MEDICINES 16. Many internationally controlled substances are essential medicines that are critical for the relief of pain … Continue reading Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016

Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016

PREVENTION OF DRUG USE AND REDUCTION OF VULNERABILITY AND RISKS 6. (…) Successful prevention of substance use and risk reduction … Continue reading Public health dimension of the world drug problem including in the context of the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem, to be held in 2016