Illicit Drugs in Central Asia: What We Know, What We Don’t Know, and What We Need to Know

Journal Article
  • Alisher Latypov
  • Jean-Paul Grund
  • Nabila El-Bassel
  • Lucy Platt
  • Heino Stöver
  • Steffanie Strathdee
International Journal of Drug Policy
2014: 25(6):1155–1162. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.09.015.

In this third special issue published by the International Journal of Drug Policy, the authors of ten research papers and commentaries seek to provide additional knowledge on a range of issues related to illicit drugs in the region, including the epidemiology of drug use and drug-related infectious diseases and other consequences, drug treatment and harm reduction programmes, the Central Asian drug markets and actors, drug economies and the state-crime nexus.