The National Drug Strategy 2010-2015: consultation draft
2. The pillars
This part of the National Drug Strategy sets out the objectives of, and actions against, each of the three pillars of the Australian harm minimisation approach: supply reduction; demand reduction; and harm reduction.
The objectives and actions listed under each pillar are not intended to be exhaustive but to provide a rounded explanation of what is involved.
The approach and the actions specified take into consideration differences across: drug type; disadvantaged populations; age/stage of life; and settings.
Pillar 1: supply reduction
Pillar 2: demand reduction
Pillar 3: harm reduction