Category: Opinion

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  1. The New Forms of Addiction

    13/07/2018

    Communication technologies, Internet, mobile phones and video games are now high on the agenda when it comes to addiction and mental illness

  2. “Addiction is not a Personal Choice!”

    29/06/2018

    Montse Rafel, Director General of Dianova International, tells us about the campaign “Bringing addiction stigma to and end”

  3. Dianova to Launch a Campaign on Stigma

    30/05/2018

    The campaign will focus on how stigma impacts us all, and how it could very well be the single largest contributor to the mortality rates due to substance abuse disorders

  4. CND61

    Manifesto in favour of Therapeutic Communities

    19/03/2018

    This joint statement was delivered at the special event “Shedding light on the science of therapeutic communities”, held on March 13 at the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, in Vienna

  5. Education for Gender Equality in Nicaragua

    08/03/2018

    8 March, International Women’s Day – education, an instrument of high impact to create a sustainable path for self, family and community development

  6. Zero Discrimination Day 2018

    01/03/2018

    Zero Discrimination Day focuses on the right of people to live their lives without being prejudiced in any way

  7. Social Justice Day for Migrant Workers

    20/02/2018

    Improving working conditions and facilitating mobility, through planned and properly managed migration policies, is an integral part of the 2030 Agenda

  8. ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018

    15/02/2018

    It is crucial that youth be informed of the fundamental issues of sustainability and that they participate in the development of long-term solutions – Without young people, Global Goals will not be achieved

  9. The Other Opioid Crisis

    26/01/2018

    As the epidemic of opioid abuse and misuse is present in many countries, another, older crisis affects many more people around the world each year: too few opioids

  10. What do we know about marijuana’s medical benefits? Two experts explain the evidence

    11/01/2018

    At the moment, we just don’t know enough about cannabis or its elements to judge how effective it is as a medicine.