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Youth RISE has enjoyed the support of many organisations over the years and continues to work in close partnership with the following organisations. If your interested in learning more about the issues we address, we encourage you to support and follow these organisations
Release is the national centre of expertise on drugs and drugs law – providing free and confidential specialist advice to the public and professionals. Release also campaigns for changes to UK drug policy to bring about a fairer and more compassionate legal framework to manage drug use in our society
We are a global network of NGOs and professional networks that come together to promote objective and open debate on drug policy issues at the national and international level. We support evidence-based policies that are effective in reducing drug-related harm
Transform Drug Policy Foundation is a charitable think tank that seeks to draw public attention to the fact that drug prohibition itself is the major cause of drug-related harm to individuals, communities and nations, and should be replaced by effective, just and humane government control and regulation. Transfrom drug policy foundation also coordinate the Count the Costs campagins which highlights the disasterous impacts of the war on drugs.
INPUD is a global peer-based organisation that seeks to promote the health and defend the rights of people who use drugs. They expose and challenge stigma, discrimination and the criminalisation of people who use drugs and its impact on our community's health and rights and achieve this through processes of empowerment and international advocacy.
Our vision is a world in which individuals and communities benefit from drug laws, policies and practices that promote health, dignity and human rights. We work to reduce drug related harms by promoting evidence based public health policy and practices and human rights based approaches to drug policy through an integrated programme of research, analysis, advocacy and collaboration with civil society partners.
AHRN is a regional information and support network created to link and support the courageous people operating programmes providing assistance to injecting drug users in Asia to prevent HIV transmission.
GYCA seeks to improve HIV and AIDS policies and programming geared toward young people by facilitating the inclusion of skilled young leaders in decision-making that affects our lives
The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) is the leading organization in the United States promoting alternatives to current drug policy that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights.
Students for Sensible Drug Policy is an international grassroots network of students who are concerned about the impact drug abuse has on our communities, but who also know that the War on Drugs is failing our generation and our society.