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Health Research Board. (2019) Drugnet Ireland. Issue 71, Autumn 2019 32 p.. Dublin: Health Research Board.

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Cover story

  • Government announces new Health Diversion Approach to drug possession for personal use p.01 

Policy and legislation

  • Public Health (Alcohol) Act 2018 p.06
  • What Works: Sharing Knowledge, Improving Children’s Futures p.09
  • Planet Youth in WRDATF p.09
  • Progress report on national drugs strategy for 2018 p.11
  • Hidden Harm strategic statement p.11
  • Headshop legislation and changes in drug-related psychiatric admissions p.13
  • Meeting the needs of BME communities – organisational connector models p.14 

Prevalence and current situation

  • Has an increase in the dispensing of pregabalin influenced poisoning deaths in Ireland? p.15
  • National Self-Harm Registry annual report, 2017 p.17
  • Trends in addiction treatment in Irish prisons p.19
  • Hepatitis C virus screening and treatment in Irish prisons from a governor and prison officer perspective p.20
  • Deaths in custody in Irish prisons p.21
  • Self-harm in Irish prisons p.22 


  • Restorative justice – strategies for change p.23
  • Addressing educational disadvantage – Youthreach and DEIS p.25
  • Tabor Group annual report, 2018 p.28 


  • Recent publications p.30
Item Type
Publication Type
Irish-related, International
Drug Type
All substances, Substances (not alcohol/tobacco)
Issue Title
Issue 71, Autumn 2019
December 2019
Page Range
32 p.
Health Research Board
Corporate Creators
Health Research Board
Place of Publication
Issue 71, Autumn 2019

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