European guide on health and social responses to drug problems

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Upcoming European guide on health and social responses to drug problems

Health and social responses to drug problems: a European guide is designed to provide an overview of actions or interventions undertaken to address the negative consequences associated with the illicit drug phenomenon. It also acts as a gateway to a wide range of online resources, including links to evidence and tools. It will be launched on 24 October during a week of events organised around Lisbon Addictions 2017.

Launch details

Date: 24 October 2017 Time: The report will be launched online at 11.00 Central European Time/CET (10.00 Western European Time/WET, Lisbon time)

Press contact

Kathryn Robertson — Tel. (351) 211 21 02 32

Maria-José Bailey — Tel. (351) 211 21 02 40

Policy and practice briefings
Available: 24 October

Each of these policy and practice briefings is designed as a one-stop-shop for anyone planning or delivering health and social responses to drug problems in Europe. Each briefing consists of: (1) a summary of the main issues; (2) the main response options; (3) an overview of the EU picture; (4) key implications for policy and practice and; (5) links to further resources.