In Sao Paulo, the Brazilian Drug Policy Platform coordinated a debate on drugs and forced hospitalisation and treatment with participation from psychiatrists and members of local government. See the full debate here.
In addition, the Platform produced a video after its research programme into De Bracos Abertos. The video, narrated by a former resident of ‘Cracolândia’, discusses the importance of the curtailed programme.
Noticias R7, 26 June 2017: Ciclo de debates discute durante quatro dias a política de entorpecentes em São Paulo
Rede Brasil Atual, 27 June 2017: Gestor do Redenção diz que não conhecia Cracolândia e que não tem equipe de trabalho