Health Technology / Projects

Second Programme of Community action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
Nightlife Empowerment and Well-being Implementation project [NEW Implementation]
1-To improve field work interventions: improving and standardizing existing interventions reducing synthetic drugs related harm, facilitating their transferability and implementation.
2- To adapt resp...
1-To improve field work interventions: improving and standardizing existing interventions reducing synthetic drugs related harm, facilitating their transferability and implementation.
2- To adapt responses to partygoers mobility: increasing harm reduction behaviors among tourist partygoers and reducing crisis situations in recreational settings.
3-To develop innovative responses adapted to youth cultures: developing individual harm reduction strategies through the use of interactive technology tools and emerging media.
4-To develop community empowerment: improving health settings and reducing harm related through community empowerment among European night clubs and events, implementing "Party+" labels within EU cities or regions and involving big summer festivals organizers in harm reduction responses.
5-To implement new projects and to enlarge the network: initiating and supporting emerging projects reducing synthetic drugs related harm in nightlife settings.
6-To improve the rapidity and quality of field responses in relation with new trends, new substances and adulterants.
Start date: 01/01/2011 - End date: 01/01/2014

Call: Promote Health (Hp-2010)
Topic: Health Technology
Second Programme of Community action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
Recreational Drugs’ European Network: an ICT prevention service addressing the use of novel compounds in vulnerable individuals [ReDNet]
The main objectives of the ReDNet Research project are:

• to design an innovative and effective ICT-based model to share knowledge and information with health/other professionals and raise awarene...
The main objectives of the ReDNet Research project are:

• to design an innovative and effective ICT-based model to share knowledge and information with health/other professionals and raise awareness of the potential harms associated with new drugs
• to design an innovative and effective ICT-based model to share knowledge and information with health and other professionals and raise awareness of the potential harms associated with new drugs
• to identify and disseminate key recommendations relevant to the development of the awareness on novel compounds initiatives across the EU
• to identify any remaining gaps in knowledge and methodological lessons learned, to inform future projects in the field of drug prevention using ICT tools

Start date: 01/04/2010 - End date: 01/07/2012

Call: Promote Health (Hp-2009)
Topic: Health Technology