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O'Brien, Mary and Moran, Rosalyn (1999) National report on drugs issues in Ireland 1998. Dublin: Health Research Board.

This report serves both as a report on the specific drug situation in Ireland and as the Irish submission for the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction annual report on the state of the drugs problem in the European Union.

The first section outlines Irish drug policy with regard to legislation, administration and organisation, and new developments in the reporting year. Part 2 provides an overview of drug monitoring systems and sources of information. The 3rd and 4th sections describe the epidemiological situation and demand reduction interventions, respectively.

Item Type
Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
Substances (not alcohol/tobacco)
Intervention Type
Treatment method, Prevention, Harm reduction, Crime prevention, Education and training, Rehabilitation/Recovery
Call No
AA2, VH4.2
103 p.
Health Research Board
Place of Publication
Accession Number
HRB 5227 (Available)
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