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Party positions on drug overdoses show cross-party progress possible

31 Aug 2023

Willingness from across the political spectrum to explore critical overdose prevention measures shows that cross-party progress can be made.


Watch talks from our 2023 Parliamentary Symposium

29 Aug 2023

Watch fascinating talks and panel discussions from our 2023 Parliamentary Symposium.

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Methamphetamine support programme for gay and bi men kicks off next week

11 Aug 2023

A methamphetamine support programme specifically for gay and bisexual men is opening its latest intake in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this month.


Drug harm ranking study reveals alcohol, methamphetamine are most harmful in NZ

11 Jul 2023

A new University of Otago drug harm ranking study has identified alcohol as the most harmful drug in New Zealand

Māori woman and man pulling black cloth of easel with sign which says "Te Puna Whakaiti Pāmamae Kai Whapakiri - New Zealand Drug Foundation"

‘Changing the kōrero’ - introducing our new ingoa Māori

6 Jul 2023

Sharing our new ingoa Māori and destigmatising drug kupu

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Drug Foundation calls for urgent action on overdose deaths

23 Jun 2023

In honour of international Support Don’t Punish Day 2023, the NZ Drug Foundation is today releasing an evidence-backed plan to end overdose deaths in Aotearoa.


Could regulating MDMA make it safer?

16 Jun 2023

Given MDMA’s popularity, potential therapeutic uses, and low harm profile, is it time we re-examine how we regulate it here? Drug Foundation Senior Communications Advisor Feilidh Dwyer investigates.


NZ Drug Foundation Lived and Living Experience Forum: Pae Ora - Our Health 2023

2 Jun 2023

Join the NZ Drug Foundation's Lived & Living Experience Forum: Pae Ora - Our Health. Connect, learn, & collaborate to improve hauora needs.


NZ Drug Foundation Parliamentary Symposium 2023

1 Jun 2023

Join the 2023 NZ Drug Foundation Symposium to address health needs, explore psychedelics, and discuss overdose prevention in Aotearoa.