WOMEN WHO USE DRUGS AND COVID-19: IMPACTS AND WAY FORWARD

Médecins du Monde together with International Network of People Who Use Drugs, Harm Reduction International, European Network of People Who Use Drugs, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, the World Health Organization and the International Drug Policy Consortium invite you to this webinar focusing on women who use drugs. 

COVID-19 pandemic has affected all aspects of life across the world especially on provision of health services. It has also magnified the existing barriers faced by people who use drugs in accessing harm reduction services. As women who use drugs, the burden is heightened and the effects and impacts of the pandemic exacerbate the inequities and inequalities.

Join the speakers as they expound on these focus areas and what it means to women who use drugs:

  • Service access
  • Sex work
  • Domestic violence
  • Decarceration 

When: Tuesday 14 July 2020 at 13:30 CET

To register click here and save the date. You will receive details on how to join.