2nd European Harm Reduction Conference

Stadtcasino Basel, Switzerland | May 7-9, 2014

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Conference Evaluation

Three years after the first conference in Marseille, the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, Infodrog, the Department of Health of the Canton of Basel-City, and the European Harm Reduction Network (EuroHRN) organised the 2nd European Harm Reduction Conference.

More than 700 experts from 30 different countries came to Basel. The latest research results, the current areas of activity as well as the current challenges were presented and widely discussed. The first day focused on the present situation and the prospects for the further development of harm reduction; the second day was dedicated to innovative approaches in practice. On the third day, issues regarding the political framework and possible reforms of the drug policy were discussed.