EMCDDA launches 'harm reduction overviews' to mark World AIDS Day 2012 (1 December 2012)

EMCDDA launches 'harm reduction overviews' to mark World AIDS Day 2012 (1 December 2012)

To mark World AIDS Day on 1 December, the EMCDDA is launching its first harm reduction overviews covering 30 countries. Each overview is divided into five parts describing: the national context of harm reduction, references and resources, and key responses for preventing and reducing drug-related infectious diseases, drug-related deaths and drug-related harms in recreational settings. Complementing the European quantitative dataset on health and social responses published regularly since 2007 in the Statistical Bulletin


News by year

Media support

To schedule interviews, obtain informed comment, request written contributions or receive the latest news on the agency, please contact our media relations unit:

Kathy Robertson
Head of sector
Media relations and marketing
Tel: (351) 211 21 02 00/32
Fax: (351) 211 21 03 80

Maria José Louro
Media relations assistant
Tel: (351) 211 21 02 00/40
Fax: (351) 211 21 03 80