Rick Lines

Executive Director, Harm Reduction International

Dr Rick Lines is Executive Director of Harm Reduction International. He is known for his leading research and commentary harm reduction, human rights and drug control issues.

Rick is a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Criminology at the University of South Wales and also Chair of the International Centre on Human Rights and Drug Policy at the Human Rights Centre, University of Essex, where he is a Visiting Fellow. He is author of 'Drug Control and Human Rights in International Law' on Cambridge University Press.