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They need to know before they decide...

Fév 7, 2018 by

It’s in the fourth biggest city of the Czech Republic, Plzen (or Pilsen), famous for its world’s first and finest « fountain of eternal froth » that a teacher of a Secondary school, aware of the necessity to provide strong and fact-based information to her students contacted the Say No To Drugs association (Rekni Ne Drogam- Rekni Ano Zivotu) from Prague, to deliver a thorough lecture on why and how drugs (including alcohol) have harmful effects on health, mind and personality. This was an interactive and to the point presentation and all the questions were answered. The students received also some educative materials they can use with friends and family to raise the awareness on the Truth About Drugs . Discover more. Contacts: www.drogy.cz www.rekninedrogam.cz                          ...

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Help them to decide freely

Fév 6, 2018 by

Help them to decide freely The French Say No To Drugs chapter of the Region Auvergne localized in the center of France, rich of its old volcanos, provided some specific statistics of its drug prevention activities for 2017. If the main anti-drug group is in the famous city of Clermont-Ferrand (the native city of Blaise Pascal and the headquarters of the Michelin tires), the team is moving weekly to distribute to youth and parents their educational drug prevention booklets The Truth About Drugs. They were setting their booth on the markets, during sportive events in many cities of the region, such as Aubière, Aigueperse, Beaumont, Billom, Cebazat, Ceyrat, Chamalières, Cournon, Issoire, Nevers, Riom, Roanne and Thiers to name some. Altogether the team managed to distribute about 26 000 booklets along the 56 prevention actions...

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Educate to Protect

Jan 8, 2018 by

Who does not remember his lessons in geography and economics mentioning the region of Charleroi, the Black Country (Pays Noir), as the Belgian high place of the steel industry, the mechanical industry and others, which made it the social capital of Wallonia. But, the relocation of industries and the globalization of the economy had  effects on the population and youth in particular allowing the drug to creep into the social fabric and to settle with its cohort of evils and miseries . This led the head of the association Say No to Drugs Belgium* to react: « It is necessary to make these young people aware of the reality of drugs before they tumble into this world of illusions and misery « and she decided to take action with his volunteers. As part of the holiday...

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Civil Society Forum on Drugs (CSF)...

Déc 12, 2017 by

The involvement of civil society is one of the cornerstones of European drugs policy as presented in the Commission’s Green Paper of 26 June 2006 on the role of civil society in drugs policy in the European Union. The Civil Society Forum on Drugs (CSF) is a broad platform for a structured dialogue between the Commission and the European civil society which supports policy formulation and implementation through practical advice. The CSF, whose constituency changes every 2 or 3 years with the possibility of new candidates, has around 40 members, representing different stakeholders and different policy options. The members of the Forum have drug-related activities as the core focus of their agenda, covering different aspects (e.g. treatment, prevention, social reintegration…). Most of them are established in the form of transnational networks covering a number of eligible...

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Slovakia: A challenge to drugs

Nov 20, 2017 by

An active member of the anti-drug  campaign The Truth About Drugs in Slovakia, Peter Remper, is highly specialized in delivering lectures every week the year around in the different schools of the country. He did the sum of his different lectures, TV and radio interviews, educating the youth on the drug dangers in the schools of the 68 districts of Slovakia and the results are: 5200 lectures were delivered attended by more than 177 313 primary school pupils and secondary school students. Among these youth 73 795 of them pledged to carry-on the message to their friends and family to protect them against the drugs. In his activities, he got the support of many high level athletes and artists from Slovakia. (http://www.peterremper.sk/aktualne-cerstve/) « I want to share with you what an individual can do in about 30 weeks. In 176...

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