Depenalisation, diversion and decriminalization: A realist review

Alternatives to criminalization for the simple possession of illicit drugs are increasingly of interest to policy makers. But there is no existing theoretically based, empirically tested framework that can inform development and evaluation. The European Journal of Criminology paper “Depenalisation, diversion and decriminalization: A realist review and programme theory of alternatives to criminalization for simple […]

Harm Reduction @Work

Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network announced that the Fifth European Harm Reduction Conference will be held from 4 to 6 November 2020 in Prague, Czechia. The Conference Motto is Harm Reduction @Work innovation, community & political leadership The Conference will be organised by the Correlation European Harm Reduction Network in close cooperation with the Eurasian Harm Reduction Association and […]

HepC Conference scholarship available!

The International Network on Hepatitis in Substance Users (INHSU) is an international, not-for-profit, member-based organization dedicated to scientific knowledge exchange, education, and advocacy focused on improving health for people who use drugs, including focusing on hepatitis C prevention and care for people who use drugs. INHSU annual conferences are a unique opportunity to connect with […]

Bursaries for European Drugs Summer School

The University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) and the EU drugs agency (EMCDDA) will be joining forces once again next summer to hold the ninth European drugs summer school (EDSS) on ‘Illicit drugs in Europe: demand, supply and public policies’. This two-week course will take place in the Portuguese capital from 29 June to 10 July […]

Member organisations

The Drug Policy Network South East Europe has 26 member organisations in 11 countries.

That includes ordinary, associate and honorary types of members. For more informatons about member organisations follow this link.


























Resource centre

Resource Centre

The Resource Centre aims to improve our work by facilitating and contributing to the sharing of information, resources and experiences between the member organisations and other civil society organisations, their partners and local organisations, additionally providing useful training, practical information and services. It also aims to strengthen relationships and enhance dialogue between CSOs and other actors.

Glossary of terms

Glossary of terms

The Glossary is an alphabetical list of terms used in a domain of drug policy, with the definitions for those terms. It contains explanations of concepts and terms related to the field of drugs and relevant related matters. A list of abbreviation of terms and international institutions and the bodies related to theme is also attached to the glossary.

The Mission of the Drug Policy Network South East Europe is adoption of more humane and effective drug policies in SEE.