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Italy: 2nd Motorbike Rally-Iseo...

Juin 10, 2019 by

Based on the success encountered last year, our colleagues from Dico No Alla Droga  launch on 30 June 2019 the 2nd edition of the Moto Raduno around the beautiful Lake Iseo. The Lake Iseo with crystal clear water is located in the north of Lombardy near Brescia and Bergamo. It is surrounded by several medieval towns in an beautiful environment with lush green mountains. And to increase the pleasure of the ride, a road had been carved into the mountain enabling to circumnavigate the entire lake ! All the motorbike riders and lovers from Italy and anywhere from Europe or World are welcome! Indeed last year more than a hundred riders participated and this was relayed on local TV, radio and newspapers. There were incredible machines, you even cannot think of.      ...

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Enforce the law before saying it doesn’t work!...

Mai 10, 2019 by

Enforce the law before saying it doesn’t work!  This is the position of the Association Say No to Drugs – Geneva. Prevention is the first of the four pillars clearly set out in the Narcotic Drugs Act (LStup)*.   It is precisely on prevention that the association Say No to Drugs – Geneva has been working for about twenty years. To strengthen its action, it is launching a one-month poster and brochure distribution campaign on May 8, 2019, using the Geneva Transports (TPGs) as a support. Inside the vehicles: spots and displays filled with brochures. Outside: posters. With, for those who feel concerned, all the information and access contact to the association’s website. This campaign is aimed at young and older people, parents, teachers, educators and all those who are concerned by drugs. Well-researched...

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36th Vienna City Marathon

Avr 10, 2019 by

On April 7th in Vienna, the capital of Austria renowned both artistically and intellectually, was held the 36th Annual Vienna City Marathon covering the classic distance of 42.195 Km. Needless to say that “a marathon is a huge, attractive challenge, a highlight for thousands of amateur athletes”. This was also an opportunity for the Sag Nein Zu Drogen, Sag Ja Zum Leben Austrian Team to reach with their banner a considerable amount of public from all walks of life and to remind them about the importance of keeping a drug-free lifestyle (as these sportswomen and men) for a sane, happy and successful life...

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Drug Prevention and Health

Avr 5, 2019 by

In the frame of the celebration of the World Health Day of the World Health Organization, the association Say No To Drug Belgium (SNTD.Be) held on April 4th a Conference: « Inform the Youth Before Dealers Do » in the Auditorium of the Churches of Scientology for Europe, Blvd de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels. This complies also with the 3 U.N. International Drug Control Conventions and the Convention on the Rights of the Child, both involving the responsibility of the States. In the presence of about 40 people from different ways of life, Julie, the SNTD.Be Coordinator of the anti-drug campaign introduced the theme starting with a short presentation of the goals of the association and described the different drug education prevention materials* used and made available for any educator interested by doing drug prevention actions in their field....

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FDFE Side Event at UNODC 

Mar 28, 2019 by

On 19 March 2019 the Foundation for a Drug Free Europe (FDFE) co-sponsored a side-event at the UNODC with Fundacion VIDA and Fundacion Mejora, both from Madrid and with the “Verein zur Förderung der Völkerverständigung” (VFV) from Vienna, during the 62nd Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (14-22 March 2019). This CND Session was gathering more than 2000 participants from governments, NGOs with U.N. ECOSOC status and associations from civil society from around the world. The Ministerial Segment of 14-15 March was opened by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Executive Director, Yury Fedotov. He highlighted the importance of « comprehensive approaches to the difficult and complex problems posed by drugs, responses that put people first and seek to safeguard their health, well-being and future ». This was followed by video messages from...

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