Human Rights

As an organisation one of AIVL’s primary goals is to promote and protect the health and human rights of people who use/have used illicit drugs. Human rights and eliminating stigma and discrimination against people who use/have used drugs are therefore a key area of importance and work for AIVL. The following pages include AIVL’s key policy, research, advocacy and other work in this area including addressing stigma and discrimination, drug law reform, universal access to drug treatment, and human rights issues in prisons and compulsory detention centres, etc.

scales of justice