The provision of clean injecting equipment is not very common in Europe , with the existence of syringe programmes in this setting reported by 5 countries, only 3 of which report the intervention’s actual implementation.
(1) EMCDDA European drug report 2018,
(2) Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings
A recent announcement of the planned PNSP in 2 prisons in Canada is supported by an article to build support on developing harm reduction services in prison settings.
Federal government to uphold its commitment to a 'comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate and evidence-based approach to drug policy' (Government of Canada 2016), which includes harm reduction, by implementing PNSPs in consultation with correctional staff and people in prison.
E-learning course "Prison needle and syringe programmes (PNSP)"
Short video show procedure of safe exchange/distribution of syringes in prison settings in Luxembourg