11th August 2015
Lives lost, overcrowded prisons, overwhelmed treatment services, over-stretched police, wasted tax dollars and desperate families are the direct result of Australia’s historically failed responses to illicit drug use.
Penington Institute’s John Ryan is confident a Productivity Commission Inquiry could generate analysis of how more cost-effective and rational policies can better protect health and community safety.
ICE is in the news everywhere at the moment, but it is not the only drug doing damage. Penington Institute is a public health organisation dedicated to tackling the harms from all forms of dangerous substance use, both legal and illegal.
Like any war, this one is dirty and killing or wounding thousands of people per day. Join us for this eye-opening and informative lunch!
74 Bourke Street, Melbourne
11th August 2015, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Ticket Price includes GST
Bookings Close: 8th August 2015