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SPYM Newsletter

The Society for the Promoting of Youth and Masses (SPYM) have released their latest newsletter. In this edition, you can read about the following successful initiaitves that SPYM have set up in response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Provision of Nutritious Cooked Food Arrangements of Necessary Supplies for Sanitation and Hygiene Community Sensitization on Social Distancing, Proper Sanitation & Hygene Practice, Use of Masks and Cough Etiquette Building Community Resilience through SPYM's 4 C Model

Webinar: Recomendaciones de cuidado para las personas usuarias de drogas frente a la pandemia de COVID-19

Buenos Aires, Argentina,

 Prevención en consumos problemáticos desde el modelo participativo

ISSUP Argentina les invita a participar en un webinar en el que se abordarán las dificultades y desafíos a los que nos vemos enfrentados quienes trabajamos en prevención y asistencia en el campo de los consumos problemáticos. El webinar tendrá lugar el 22 de abril de 2020 a las 11 hrs (tiempo de Argentina).

Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation of People with Drug Use Disorder #COVID19

Created by
UNODC

People who use drugs and with rug use disorders are particularly vulnerable to Covid19 due to underlying health issues, social marginalization and higher economic and social vulnerabilities.

Stigma and discrimination of people who use drugs and with drug use disorders result in limited access to health, housing, employment and social support, and impacts on their efforts to stay safe during COVID-19 pandemic.