SPR Advocacy Committee Town Hall Event


The field of prevention science is dedicated to translating research into effective programs, practices, and policies – but for many prevention scientists, the world of policymaking and prevention advocacy is unknown territory.

Social and Emotional Learning and Prevention During COVID19


Social and Emotional Learning for prevention of drug use, violence and mental health: Needs and lessons learned in the context of COVID19 and its aftermath

Organized by the Lions Club International Foundation, and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section 

Sports and Prevention


Contribution of sport and sport-based interventions to substance use prevention- reviewing the evidence and promising practices

Organized by the UNODC Global Programme for the Implementation of the Doha Declaration with the support of the Dominican Republic, and the UNODC Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section 

Participate in the Commission on Narcotic Drugs next week!!!

The Commission on Narcotic Drugs is the body that is mandated to develop drug policy at the global level and is the governing body of UNODC. The Commission will take place next week, from 12 to 16 April 2021 and, because of the pandemic, all the sessions will be webcasted. Do join in following the discussions in plenary, it is a unique chance to understand the political landscape of our field of work. Here’s the

Secondary School Students’ Perceptions of a Mobile Application Design for Smoking Prevention

Uribe-Madrigal, R. D., Gogeascoechea-Trejo, M. D. C., Mota-Morales, M. D. L., Ortiz-Chacha, C. S., Salas-García, B., Romero-Pedraza, E., Ortiz-León, M. C. (2021). Secondary school students’ perceptions of a mobile application design for smoking prevention. Tobacco Prevention & Cessation, 7(March), 24.