26 November 2015

Lisbon Leading European experts, including researchers, practitioners and policy makers will meet at a Seminar in Lisbon on the 26th of November to discuss the latest developments in the field of New Psychoactive Substances (NPS).

Presenting the most recent developments concerning NPS regulation, the Seminar intends to be a place of good practice exchange, fruitful discussion and a unique networking opportunity which will draw on expertise from a variety of fields including research, practice and policy making.

The event is hosted by APDES (Portugal) in collaboration with the Department of Addictology, Charles University (Czech Republic), the Regenboog Groep  (Netherlands), Praksis (Greece), Carusel (Romania), Sananim (Czech Republic) and Monar (Poland), within the framework of the European project NPS in Europe.

The Seminar will include keynote speakers presenting the European situation regarding NPS, innovative interventions in the area and will discuss the challenges, obstacles and successes of the legal regulation of this phenomena.

In the afternoon, a panel discussion with policy makers is scheduled to discuss how to improve NPS policies in Europe.

 

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The seminar is free of charge.

 

Defining NPS

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publications

 

Project News

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Addictology, the Czech based journal for research into addiction, published a special issue on NPS related articles, including those with the outcomes of the NPS in Europe project.
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The NPS staff presented project outcomes at the International Harm Reduction Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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NPS Policy: Moving Forward
Leading European experts, including researchers, practitioners and policy makers will meet at a Seminar in Lisbon on the 26th of November to discuss the latest developments in the field of New Psychoactive Substances (NPS).
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The NPS in Europe project organises a training on new psychoactive substances (nps), 23 - 25 November 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal. The training is aimed at service provider and peers, supporting NPS users in Europe. The course will give an overview of relevant NPS substances, identify current patterns and develop effective harm reduction service responses.
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Practical information...


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NPS in Europe

is launching a questionnaire on NPS use in all European countries.