International Drugs and Harm Reduction is presented by the Burnet Institute and the International Harm Reduction Association. The Burnet Institute is one of the leading medical research and public health Institutes in Australia and the International Drugs and Harm Reduction is as part of the Annual International Conference on Reducing Drug Related Harm.The aim of IHRA conferences is to educate, inform and can impact. The conference took place in April 2009 in Bangkok with around 1,000 delegates attending from 80 countries around the world.
Hidden in Dust
was screened and presented in 21 of April at the festival. The Film Festival screens documentaries,advocacy films,training videos, and fictional work relevant to reducing drug and alcohol related harms. Films shown at the event have subsequently been used for advocacy purposes in many countries.