The 2020 edition of the 'Summer school on illicit drugs Europe' will take place from 29 June-10 July 2020.
Alcohol remains one of the most commonly used psychoactive substances in Europe. Despite being a major risk factor for burden of disease, with substantial impacts not only on individual drinkers but also on the broader society, alcohol consumption in Europe continues to be almost double the global average.
In 2011, the WHO European Region adopted the European action plan to reduce the harmful use of alcohol 2012–2020 (EAPA).
The ESSD was founded in 1990 as an association of European social scientists working on drug issues. Its principal aim is to promote social science approaches (especially qualitative research) to drug research, with special reference to the situation in Europe.
The European Drug Addiction Prevention trial team (EU-Dap) have put together their first 'Unplugged' newsletter!
EMCDDA, Lisbon, May 2018
Series type: EMCDDA Papers