Policy briefs

We work with our international partners to develop evidence-based calls to action and encourage decision-makers to implement proven interventions that improve the health of people who use drugs in local communities, countries, regions, and globally

Policy briefs are a vehicle for providing evidence-based policy advice to aid informed decision making.

Supervised Consumption Site Policy brief


At the 10th International Conference on Health and Hepatitis in Substance Users, held in Glasgow, Scotland, international policymakers gathered to discuss the global overdose crisis and the role that supervised consumption sites can play in helping end these needless and preventable deaths.

A new policy brief is now available that summarises the day’s discussions.

Download the brief 



South Africa Viral Hepatitis Policy Brief


INHSU has collaborated with multiple South African organisations to develop a viral hepatitis policy brief.

The brief clearly presents relevant data, research findings, and key recommendations to inform advocacy efforts and decision making.

Download the brief