harm reduction

© Olivier Papegnies
World Hepatitis Summit 2017 : Declaration of the Hepatitis Community.
Scène de rue, à Dar-Es-Salam, en Tanzanie © William Daniels

Because Tanzania is one of the major transit points for heroin trafficking from Central Asia, drug use has spread, and with it the transmission of AIDS and Hepatitis.


Amongst the most common causes of death in Vietnam, liver cancer is in 6th place (4%) and cirrhosis of the liver is in 9th place (3%).

La Tanzanie est un des hauts lieux de transit du trafic d’héroïne © William Daniels
A medical and political approach based on public health and human rights
HIV prevalence is around 40% in people who inject drugs