#drugs

  • Article: Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

    Drugs and Violence Threaten Rohingya Men in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

    Feb. 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Having inadequate services for teens leaves them vulnerable to human trafficking and exploitation. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe's Economic Crisis Drives Medicine to the Black Market

    Zimbabwe's Economic Crisis Drives Medicine to the Black Market

    Oct. 24, 2018|Voice of America

    "Those medicines are being smuggled into the country, we have not tested them for safety." Read more

  • Article: Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe
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    Britain Helps Stop Millions of Pounds of Heroin From Reaching Europe

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 20, 2018

    UK aid is helping crack down on smuggling in Tanzania. Read more

  • Article: Britain Launches Slavery Inquiry Amid Concern Over Child Drug Runners

    Britain Launches Slavery Inquiry Amid Concern Over Child Drug Runners

    July 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children as young as 12 carry and sell drugs between cities and rural areas in Britain. Read more

  • Article: This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    And it’s lowering overall life expectancy across the country. Read more

  • Article: Philippines Commission on Human Rights Needs $15 Million. Lawmakers Offered It $20

    Philippines Commission on Human Rights Needs $15 Million. Lawmakers Offered It $20

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 14, 2017

    The president has railed against the commission in the past. Read more

  • Article: How the New UN Secretary-General Can Reshape Global Drug Policy

    How the New UN Secretary-General Can Reshape Global Drug Policy

    Jan. 12, 2017

    The war on drugs has not worked. Guterres could lead to a way forward. Read more

  • Article: Is sugar as addictive as cocaine?

    Is sugar as addictive as cocaine?

    By Katherine Curtiss |April 16, 2016

    You might need rehab for your sugar addiction Read more