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

Introduction to Social Work in Germany
Sept. 14, 2022, 8:45 a.m. • Kasia Kowalczyk
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Multidisciplinary Expert Meeting
Sept. 14, 2022, 8:43 a.m. • Kasia Kowalczyk
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8th Conference of PTNCE
Sept. 14, 2022, 8:39 a.m. • Kasia Kowalczyk
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Online course on digital services for key population
Aug. 31, 2022 • Dorota Król
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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 2021
City Health International Conference

The focus for the City Health conference is health and well-being. We concentrate on health behaviours – including alcohol and drug use, diet, sexual behaviour, and violence – and the structural factors that affect health behaviours, including housing, migration and tourism.

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David's Blog - Most Recent Entries

David's Blog #69: From the Ground Up
Nov. 18, 2021 • David MacKintosh
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David’s blog #68: Broken, Wanting, and Not Fit for Purpose
July 29, 2021 • David MacKintosh
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David's blog #67: Dates, Doom, Doughnuts, and the Value of Breakfast
June 25, 2021 • David MacKintosh
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