Winners of the 2018 ISSUP Awards

ISSUP is proud to celebrate and honour the work of individuals, organisations, projects and initiatives in the drug demand reduction fieldIt is for this reason that we have decided to create awards to celebrate the hard work that has been completed around the world. 

This year the ISSUP Awards were presented during the Closing Ceremony of the Joint NACADA, ISSUP and African Union Conference & Workshop and were given in three categories:

  • ISSUP Evidence-Based Drug Demand Reduction Initiative Award
  • ISSUP Services to Drug Demand Reduction Award (Early Career, Excellence, Lifetime Achievement) 
  • ISSUP Local Drug Demand Reduction Initiative Award: Kenya

Winners of the 2018 Awards

ISSUP Early Career Award Winner - SanellaTalić

ISSUP Early Career Award Honourable Mention - Ahmad Shah

ISSUP Excellence Award Winner - Susan Gitau

ISSUP Excellence Award Honourable Mention - Dr. Martin Osayande Agwogie

ISSUP Lifetime Achievement Award Winner - Brother Ronald F. Drahozal

ISSUP Lifetime Achievement Award Honourable Mention - Dr. Richard M. Gakunju 

ISSUP Evidence-Based Drug Demand Reduction Initiative Award Winner - UPC Adapt

ISSUP Local Drug Demand Reduction Initiative Award Winner - SAPTA