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GPHN is 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 roles that partnership approaches, the use of community assets, and creativity can play in effectively tackling complex problems.

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News and Alerts

CHI23 Bishkek Conference
On 27 and 28 April, the twelfth City Health conference took place in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, with representatives coming from 16 countries.
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Harm reduction at the SWPS Universty
This summer semester we run harm reduction classes for psychology students.
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6th ICK International Conference - 18 & 19 November 2022
18/19 of November we had a pleasure to support the 6th ICOACHKIDS conference.
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SOLID Colloquium Frankfurt November 2022
We joined our colleagues from Germany, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and China in their SOLID Colloquium meeting in Frankfurt.
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Our Projects and Activities

Social Work and Strengthening NGOs

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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Harm Reduction Database
Publications, Knowledge Base and E-Learning Courses

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

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CHI 2023 Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
City Health International Conference

We are thrilled to announce that the next City Health Conference will take place in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) on the 27-28 of April. The two-day event comes at a time when there is increasing interest at what can be done at community and population levels to tackle a range of health and social problems.

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David's Blog - Most Recent Entries

David's Blog #69: From the Ground Up
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David’s blog #68: Broken, Wanting, and Not Fit for Purpose
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David's blog #67: Dates, Doom, Doughnuts, and the Value of Breakfast
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