International News

Pill testing goes against national drug strategy: The Dalgarno Institute
24Sep
0

Pill testing goes against national drug strategy: The Dalgarno Institute

Pill testing goes against Australia’s national drug strategy, claims Dalgarno Institute’s Shane Varcoe. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian is facing calls to establish a pill testing trial after two people died at the Defqon 1 music festival. Mr Varcoe told Sky ...

Read More
FDA Federal Register Submission for WHO Review and Consideration - On Cannabis Genotoxicity, General
25Jun
0

FDA Federal Register Submission for WHO Review and Consideration - On Cannabis Genotoxicity, General

A discussion on the risks of re-scheduling cannabinoids in the United States and the consequences of reclassifying marijuana with THC. The discussion also covers the harms and risks of marijuana use. The full report can be found here.

Read More
Canadian Youth Trends Report released
04May
0

Canadian Youth Trends Report released

The National Youth Service's Youth Trends Report has been released in association with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The Report showcases trends in social media, online-use, text-speak and drug-use in Canadian youth culture, as well as guides for parents on ...

Read More
Heroin "shooting gallery" blocked by chief law officer
13Nov
0

Heroin "shooting gallery" blocked by chief law officer

Plans for a heroin "shooting gallery" have been blocked by Scotland's top prosecutor. The opening of a clinic where addicts could bring in their own drugs to inject under strict medical supervision had been proposed. But Lord Advocate James Wolffe, QC, has ...

Read More
1 2