Global Public Health Network

A network of individuals and organisations working together to help improve the health of communities around the world by focussing on evidence- based approaches to reducing harm.   GPHN aims to share research and experience across all relevant sectors and has a particular interest in the role that partnership approaches, the use of community assets, and creativity can play in effectively tackling complex problems.

Harm reduction database

Our partner website - harmreduction.eu - collates and disseminates data and knowledge about harm reduction approaches and policies on drug use and related risks.


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Cooperation

We are pleased to announce our involvement in the ‘Social work and strengthening NGOs in development cooperation to treat drug addiction’ (SOLID) project alongside multiple European partners.

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City Health Conferences

The 2020 City Health International 2020 Conference took place online, on 4th June. The next hybrid (face-to-face and online) CHI Conference will take place in Warsaw in June 2021.

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Publications

Together with our partners, we facilitate the translation of key public health and harm reduction publications  into a range of languages.

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Covidopolis

Here you can find examples of urban health and harm reduction responses to the current COVID-19 crisis.

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Bright ideas

Help us spread awareness of the good work you are doing. Click here to fill in a brief form to promote your activity and make new connections with others working to improve public health and reduce harm.

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Harm reduction

Harm reduction approaches have value beyond drugs and alcohol. Car seat belts, bicycle helmets and the holes in the top of ballpoint pen caps are all examples of how risk and harm can be reduced.

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Blogs

Check out our latest blogs, providing information and promoting debate around hot topics in urban public health globally.

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Journals

Effective interventions are based on good research. GPHN supports journals that seek to share knowledge about public health and harm reduction.

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