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Hawkes Bay hui

19 Apr 2017

We're hosting a hui in the Hawkes Bay on 6 May 2017 to talk about how drug law harms many Māori, and solutions to this.


2017 Parliamentary Drug Law Symposium

18 Apr 2017

Read about what happened at Through the maze: Healthy drug law parliamentary symposium, 5-6 July 2017.


2017 Symposium Agenda

17 Apr 2017

Details of what will be covered at the 2017 Parliamentary Drug Policy Symposium. Provisional agenda, update 18 April 2017.


2017 Symposium Speaker Biographies

17 Apr 2017

Detailed on this page are the biographies for the speakers at the 2017 Through the maze symposium.


Drug law harms many Māori, it's time we talked hui.

27 Oct 2016

It's time to talk about drug law, and the harms it causes to Māori ensnared in the justice system because of minor drug offences. Hui in Te Taitokerau

Dec 1

2nd International Symposium on Drugs and Driving

1 Dec 2014

The 2nd International Symposium on Drugs and Driving was hosted in Wellington to confront the challenges of responding to drug impaired driving.

Nov 1

Cannabis and health: 20 years down the track

1 Nov 2013

Twenty years on from the New Zealand Drug Foundation’s first cannabis and health symposium, Professor Wayne Hall is returning to New Zealand to talk about the health effects of our most popular illegal drug.

May 9

2013 International Drug Policy Symposium. Through the maze: Cannabis and Health

9 May 2013

Through the Maze: Cannabis and Health International Drug Policy Symposium brought together some of the best minds about cannabis and health from around the world in Auckland, New Zealand.

Aug 30

2011 Through the maze: making treatment better symposium

30 Aug 2011

Experts from around New Zealand, and from overseas, gathered in Wellington on Tuesday 30 August for a Drug Policy Symposium organised by NZ Drug Foundation and NZ Society on Alcohol and Drug Dependence.

Mar 1

2009 Through the maze: healthy drug law, international drug policy symposium

1 Mar 2009

The Through the Maze: Healthy Drug Law symposium was held in Wellington to discuss a number of drug-related local issues, including the review of New Zealand’s 1975 Misuse of Drugs Act by the independent Law Commission.