DPNSEE member organizations Re Generation and Udruga Terra joined in two days training activity, held in Rijeka, Croatia on 11 and 12 April 2019. The training “New psychoactive substances and outreach for a safe night environment” was held by Irena Molnar i Bojan Arsenijević from Serbian NGO Re Generation.
The purpose of the training was raising the capacity of young people and work with their peers in order to have a safer night environment. Re Generacija’s Training of peer educators for volunteering in nightlife setting and on festivals includes following topics:
- Drugs – tradition – illness or crime
- Harm Reduction Programs. Nightlife outreach and peer education (may include good examples of practice around the globe)
- Prevention of the final negative outcome (overdose) and basic First AID for nightlife setting
- New psychoactive substances (may include different examples of drug checking services)
Young activists of the Association Terra team, employees and volunteers, engaged in harm reduction program, visited the clubs of youth gathering in Rijeka with Re Generation representatives, evaluated the information and reports from training in practice.