The General report of activities is an annual publication providing a detailed progress report of the EMCDDA's activities over a 12-month period. It catalogues the Centre's achievements in each area [...]
The discussion paper "Opioid overdose: preventing and reducing opioid overdose mortality" was launched by UNODC and WHO during a session of the Harm Reduction International Conference 2013 in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Communication is a core activity of the EMCDDA both in supporting its role as an information agency and helping further its reputation as the `reference point on drugs in Europe'. We now face a rapid[...]
The Trends and developments report presents a top-level overview of the drug phenomenon in Europe, covering drug supply, use and public health problems as well as drug policy and responses. Together [...]
Following the conclusion of the Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) that the benefits of Diane 35 and its generics outweigh the risks in a specific patient group, the French National A[...]
LONDON SCHOOL OF HYGIENE AND TROPICAL MEDICINE Project context and objectives: There is growing evidence that policies to reduce greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions can have direct and potentially large e[...]
CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE Project context and objectives: MYCORED objectives are to develop novel solution driven methodologies, handling procedures and practically useful tools to reduce si[...]
Access to opioids for the treatment of cancer pain under the spotlight at the UN Commision of Narcotic Drugs. The UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs held its annual session in Vienna from 11-15 March.[...]