A global network promoting objective and open debate on drug policy
The conference contributes to the improvement of public health in Europe by exchanging information and creating a platform for debate to researchers, policy makers, and practitioners in the field of public health.
The conference aimed to create a space for reflection, debate and analysis of the existing drug policy in Macedonia and the impact that it has on the health system, social policy, the economy, security and the lives of Macedonians.
Agios Stefanos prison in Patras is the proud new home of the country's very first "prison" MMT programme, where inmates struggling with addiction can now be provided with proper treatment while incarcerated.
Two presentations given at the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), held in Melbourne, Australia, provide significant evidence that harm reduction programmes successfully prevent HIV infection among people who inject drugs (PWID).