Publications

2020 Drugs Act of the Maldives

The Maldives Drug Act provides an overview and guidance on the prevention of use and trafficking of drugs.

The publication also provides information for people who are addicted to drugs that will support them in accessing appropriate treatment that includes safe reintegration back into the community.

Finally, the Drug Act addresses the legal implications of the misuse of drugs in the Maldives.

Revista Internacional de Investigación en Adicciones (RIIAD)

Published by
Centros de Integración Juvenil, A.C

La Revista Internacional de Investigación en Adicciones (RIIAD) es una iniciativa de Centros de Integración Juvenil, A.C., dirigida a promover la diseminación y difusión de los resultados de la investigación científica en el campo del uso de drogas y su atención.

Se publica semestralmente de forma electrónica e impresa.

Informe Sobre La Sociedad Civil Y El Abordaje De Las Adicciones En El Contexto Del Covid-19

Published by
La Federación de Organizaciones no Gubernamentales de la Argentina para la Prevención y el Tratamiento de Abuso de Drogas

Herramientas, estrategias y dispositivos desarrollados por las Ong’s miembros de FONGA con el objetivo de garantizar la continuidad de la atención psicosocial y educativa en el contexto del COVID-19.

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Medical Management of Drug Addiction

Published by
Hamdard printing press
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The name of the book is Medical Management of Certain Drug Addiction. The book explores alcohol addiction, opioid addiction, and nicotine addiction and the drugs which we would like to use for the management of mentioned narcotic drug addiction. The book also includes information on methamphetamine because its use is more common in Afghanistan. The book also covers neonatal abstinence syndrome.

Estándares Nacionales de Prevención del Consumo de Sustancias Psicoactivas

Published by
Comisión Nacional contra las Adicciones
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Acorde con los avances científicos en materia de prevención del consumo de sustancias psicoactivas y ante la heterogeneidad observada en el diseño de intervenciones preventivas en nuestro país,Se hace indispensable el diseño de políticas públicas basadas en evidencia científica, que contribuya a mejorar la calidad de estos servicios con acciones efectivas.

Better Knowledge for Better Care: Changing Substance Use Treatment and Prevention Narratives in Nigeria

Published by
Fatima Abiola Popoola
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                                 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

                                                        Better Knowledge for Better Care

                        Changing Substance Use Treatment and Prevention Narratives in Nigeria

Patrones de consumo de alcohol en adolescentes ecuatorianos: ¿Estilo mediterráneo o anglosajón?

Published by
Psicodebate
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Introducción: Se conoce una práctica del consumo generalizada de alcohol en adolescentes, aunque no el patrón o tipo de consumo más representativo. Objetivo: Identificar por sexo los niveles y los patrones de consumo de alcohol en una muestra de adolescentes ecuatorianos. Metodología: Estudio descriptivo, categórico y comparativo a través del uso de la prueba AUDIT. Participantes: 1260 adolescentes (55,3% ho

Illicit Drug Trafficking and Use in Libya: Highs and Lows

Published by
U.S. Institute of Peace
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Following the overthrow of Muammar Gadhafi in 2011, Libya has faced security and economic challenges. Drug trafficking and consumption have also increased significantly over the past years.  This report by the U.S. Institute of Peace documents drug trafficking, drug use, treatment efforts, and Libya's conflict dynamics. 

Reducing Alcohol Harm During Self-Isolation Needs a Measured Approach

Published by
BMJ
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During this pandemic, people have been forced to adjust their lifestyles in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Lockdowns and restrictions have been imposed in most countries, which has led to pubs, restaurants and bars being shut down. This has led to a change in motivations for drinking, where people are choosing to drink and how much people are consuming.