This project will employ a cross-national comparative analysis to explore the frameworks and variance in services that address harms and risks associated with alcohol and drug use in Sydney and other night life capitals (e.g., London and Amsterdam)’s nightlife entert
Analyses of drug markets over many years have shown that the price and purity of illicit substances can have a key role in shaping drug consumption, and in turn drug-related harm.
Australian criminal justice responses relating to personal use and possession of illicit drugs are subject to frequent public debate.
This project will provide an international literature review of the approaches taken in Ireland and other jurisdictions to simple possession drug offences.
In 2016 the ACT committed to scoping and designing a Drug and Alcohol Court (DAC).
We have developed a multidisciplinary global consortium of researchers who can provide independent high-quality evidence regarding the scale of illicit drug use, harms, access to services at country, regional and global levels, and build capacity for better data in these areas.
The Australian National Council on Drugs (ANCD) has requested a review of the prevalence of alcohol and/or drug use problems among prisoners and the range and availability of supply, demand and harm reduction programs and services in prisons.
This project attempts to understand the global epidemiology of infectious disease among prisoners in all countries.