Overcoming barriers for treating people who use drugs in an urban setting

Type of publication: 
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In: 
Humanitarian Alternatives
Others authors: 
Alan González, Alexandra Malm, Lucas Molfino, Carlota Silva
date: 
29/03/2019
Date of publication: 
2019
Edition: 
Humanitarian Alternatives, issue 10, March 2019

Reaching drug users in urban contexts is as much a challenge as it is a social and health requirement. In Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, Médecins Sans Frontières has developed a medical approach adapted to a population at high risk, stigmatised and criminalised.