Formation of ISSUP India

The International Society of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Professionals (ISSUP) is a global, not for profit, non-government organisation to support the development of a professional prevention and treatment network. It serves as a focal point for information about substance use prevention and treatment.

ISSUP India is one of the first formally established National Chapters of ISSUP. 
ISSUP India seeks to pursue the mission and vision of ISSUP Global within India.  
Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Executive Director, SPYM initiated various meetings with the civic societies of different states (Jammu & Kashmir and Assam) to mobilize members for the ISSUP India National Chapter.

ISSUP India is hosted by SPYM who continues to operate as indicated in the articles below in undertaking its work as SPYM and linked to its role as ISSUP India.