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It is Mainline's mission to improve the health and rights of people who use drugs.

Mainline provides harm reduction services, training, consultancy and a lifestyle magazine. We work with partner organisations domestically and abroad through various projects. We have been dedicated to the principle of harm reduction, for 28 years.

Latest News

From opiates to meth: new harm reduction responses in Indonesia

Mainline is very proud to announce that our three colleagues who worked on the Speed Limits report (PDF) about stimulant harm reduction, have now published an academic paper.

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Mainline visited ICASA in Rwanda

The 20th International Conference on AIDS and STI’s in Africa (ICASA) took place in Rwanda, between the 2nd and 7th of December 2019. The theme: An AIDS Free Africa through Innovation, Community and Political Leadership.

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Training on methamphetamine for Indonesian health care workers

With the support of Mainline, a training for health care workers took place in Indonesia in early November 2019. The goal of the training was to strengthen the capacity of doctors and nurses to address mental health needs among people…

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Lifestyle magazine for users

Three times a year, Mainline publishes the eponymous magazine, which is distributed to drug users, care facilities, and penitentiaries. The magazine provides updated information on developments in the drug scene. The magazine is also published once a year in English.

In this new edition of the English Mainline, we celebrate our 25th birthday! Read our anniversary edition online for free!


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704

Kenyan drug users

using testing services in 2017

36.825

drug users in South Africa

using PWUD-specific medical harm reduction services in 2017

14

partners in six countries

deliver harm reduction services to drug users

'Harm reduction is primarily about
human dignity - every human counts!'
- Machteld Busz, Director Mainline

Folders & brochures

The field workers of Mainline pick up signals on the street, make an inventory of problems faced by those who live there, and provide the knowledge they have gained in (Dutch-language) publications for drug users and professionals who work with drug users. We also offer a number of folders and brochures in English.


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Information regarding health issues confronting drug users

The Dr. Mainline series of folders offers information regarding health issues confronting drug users. We publish newsletters for seropositive users and users with hepatitis C with information on latest developments. Every year we create a number of themed folders such as this year's folder on Slamming.

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