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Campinas, 18 de outubro de 2019 Você sabia que o tempo passado com os pais é o principal fator de prevenção do uso de drogas? Essa é uma das premissas do programa que reduziu drasticamente o consumo de drogas na Islândia e que foi apresentado no dia 4 de setembro de 2019 aos senadores das Comissões de Assuntos Sociais (CAS) e de Educação (CE), em audiência pública.
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ISSUP Philippines was well represented at the last global ISSUP Conference 'International Conference on Drug Prevention and Care: Inspiration and Direction' held last July 1– 5, 2019 at the Vienna International Centre (VIC).
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The Philippine Psychological Association (PAP) hosted its 56th National Convention in Davao City last September 18 – 20, 2019. The theme of the conference was Inclusive Psychology: Valuing Diversity and Accommodation among Filipinos. ISSUP Philippines representatives were present at the event. 
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It is with pride that the very first special issue of the Philippines Journal of Psychology of the Philippine Psychological Association included our very own Global Drug Demand Reduction ( DDR ) Trainer, THERESE C. CASTILLO of Seagulls Flight.
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ISSUP Brazil's host organisation Freemind has been very busy organising its 6th annual Congress, which will take place in Águas de Lindóia, December 4-7, 2019. Click here to access the programme and view the keynote speakers.  
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ISSUP Mexico will be launched on October 30th, 2019 during the closing ceremony of the 50th anniversary celebration of Centros de Integración Juvenil (CIJ). Click here to learn more about the conference and view the list of keynote speakers and programme.
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During abuse, addiction and related concerns have been an increasing burden on Afghan society which need immediate and comprehensive response through a well-coordinated and multidimensional platform.  Based on the recent available data, up to 3.6 million Afghans have been tested positive for drug use, this indicates that around 11 percent of Afghan population are under direct threat and need inclusive consideration.
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This week the ISSUP team has come together for its annual staff meeting. The meeting has offered a chance to reflect on the organisation’s achievements over the past year, as well as to plan for the year ahead to further ISSUP’s contribution to the professionalisation of the substance use prevention, treatment and recovery workforce.
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It has been another busy month for ISSUP! All focus has been on prevention as we made our way to Ghent, Belgium for the 10th European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) Conference and Members’ Meeting where we shared ISSUP with colleagues in the prevention field. It was fantastic to be amongst old friends and to hear the latest ideas in Prevention Science.
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ISSUP Nigeria has released its first newsletter! Find out more about the background of the National Chapter and the wonderful team that is carrying out the work in Nigeria. The newsletter describes Nigeria's activity at the 5th ISSUP Conference which took place in July in Vienna, Austria. The publication also includes a list of events and training opportunities. Welcome!
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