According to the UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health, the current international system of drug control has focused on creating a drug free world, almost exclusively through use of law enforcement policies and criminal sanctions. Read more...
France elected as the new chair of the Pompidou Group and Energy Control awarded at the 2010 European Drug Prevention Prize. Read more...
Last news from the EU Civil Society Forum on Drugs â€“ October 2010. Read more.
The city of Prague organized from September 30 to October 2, 2010 a conference called "Urban Drug Policies in the Globalised World". Read more.
The Nightlife, Empowerment & Well-being Implementation Project (NEW Implementation project) is selected!! Read more.
In order to develop the exchanges with the European Parliament, the DC&D partners intend to organise a workshop on European Drug Policy. Read more.
On February 23rd 2010, a public hearing on European Drug Policies was hosted by MEP Michail Tremopoulos, in collaboration with the ENCOD Network. Read more.
The EU LAC Drug Treatment City Partnership project involves cities from Latin American and Carribean countries as well as European cities. Read more.
The European Harm Reduction Network will be launched at the time of the IHRA 21st International Conference 25-29, 2010 in Liverpool. Read more.
On February 25-26, 2010 in Luxemburg, a workshop on "Best practice examples on Addiction Prevention" was organised by the Executive Agency for Health and Consumers. Read more.
The 6th Club Health Conference will take place in Zurich from 7 to 9 June 2010. Read more.
DC&D took part at the 5th Latin conference about harm reduction (CLAT5) organised last July in Oporto. Read more.
The Correlation network on social inclusion and health started its Correlation II project 2009-2012 in Amsterdam on July 2009. Read more.
EXASS Net is a European network of partnerships between stakeholders at frontline level responding to drug problems providing experience and assistance for inter-sectoral cooperation. Read moreâ€¦
The European Commission launched the European Action on Drugs, an initiative in which any individuals, NGOs, public authorities, schools, enterprises, etc. can take part. Read more.
DC&D member networks are involved in the EU Civil Society Forum on Drugs in order to improve the European Drug Policy. Read more.