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White Ribbon Association

The White Ribbon Association educates members of society about the harmful effects of drugs, tobacco, alcohol and gambling, and provides solutions on how to overcome these. It is dedicated to running several community engagement programmes, publishing literature and workbooks that are suitable from KS1 to adults and a quarterly magazine. The White Ribbon Association is represented on local and national boards of like minded organisations.

Biological Psychiatry

Biological Psychiatry is the official journal of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, whose purpose is to promote excellence in scientific research and education in fields that investigate the nature, causes, mechanisms and treatments of disorders of thought, emotion, or behaviour. In accord with this mission, this peer-reviewed international journal publishes both basic and clinical contributions from all disciplines and research areas relevant to the pathophysiology and treatment of major psychiatric disorders.

Binyam Negussie

Organisation Name: 
Haramaya University
Job Title: 
Lecturer/Epidemiologist
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program delivery
Program development
Research / science
Training
Technical assistance
Advocacy
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
All Settings
Biography: 
Masters of Public Health (Epidemiology Speciality) Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health Science I've been actively involved and continuing involvement in prevention research activities ( eg. study on prevalence and determinants of substance use in highschool students)

Registry Questionnaire

What is your highest academic degree?: 
Masters degree
In what area or discipline?: 
Public Health (Epidemiology Speciality)
Professional Organisations: 
Ethiopian Public Health Association Ethiopian Environmental Health Association (new) American College of Epidemiology, Associate Member
SPR Meetings: 
I haven't attended any SPR meetings
EUSPR Meetings: 
I haven't attended any EUSPR meetings
Prevention Meetings: 
I've attended meeting in the past two years at college levels(concerning infection prevention, HIV/AIDS and malaria)

Collaboration History

I have never had any kind of international collaboration with researchers, practitioners or institutions.

I would like to establish an international collaboration. collaboration in research activities and public health projects with researchers and institutions

Ken Surovy

Organisation Name: 
Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
Job Title: 
Prevention and Education Consultant
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program delivery
Program development
Research / science
Evaluation
Training
Advocacy
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
All Settings

Registry Questionnaire

What is your highest academic degree?: 
Bachelor
In what area or discipline?: 
Recreation Studies
Prevention Meetings: 
Brandon Alcohol & Drug Education Coalition Provincial Prevention Planning Team Provincial Youth Gambling Team

Collaboration History

I have never had any kind of international collaboration with researchers, practitioners or institutions.

Prevention Platform

The goal of the Prevention Platform main program is called "Empowering NGOs for quality implementation of prevention programs in the field of addiction prevention." Their goal is to further integrate, partner, and provide professional support and assistance to NGOs in the field of prevention, and establish minimum quality standards in the field of prevention. The Prevention Platform also develops educational programs for training NGO representatives on development, transportation, implementation and evaluation of prevention programs.

Canal Communities Local Drug Task Force (CCLDTF)

The Canal Communities Local Drugs Task Force is one of 14 Local Drugs Task Force, focussed primarily on helping all those affected by drug misuse; not only those addicted to illegal drugs, but also family members and the broader community who suffer unduly as a result of drug misuse in the community. It is designed to provides a mechanism where local communities, through local organisations, can work closely with the State and Voluntary agencies, to implement an agreed strategy.

Filipa Mendonça

Organisation Name: 
Prevention Service
Job Title: 
Dra.
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program development
Technical assistance
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
All Settings

Registry Questionnaire

Collaboration History

I have never had any kind of international collaboration with researchers, practitioners or institutions.

Rūta Baltrušaitytė

Organisation Name: 
Drug, tobacco and alcohol control department
Job Title: 
Chief Specialist
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program development
Research / science
Evaluation
Funding
Training
Administration
Policy making
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
School
Family
Workplace
Community
Youth Group
All Settings

Registry Questionnaire

What is your highest academic degree?: 
Master
In what area or discipline?: 
Health psychology

Collaboration History

I currently collaborate with researchers, practitioners or institutions from other countries.

I have collaborated with: Pompidou group, emcdda

My current institution initiated the collaboration.

YACWA. Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia

The Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia (YACWA) is a non-government youth organisation in Western Australia that seeks to address the exclusion of young people in a rapidly changing society. YACWA is dedicated to providing voice and acting as a role model for the definition and demonstration of youth participation. YACWA’s Youth Educating Peers (YEP) Project aims to increase the WA youth sector’s capacity to support and educate young people on sexual health, relationships and blood-borne virus issues.

Clondalkin Drugs Task Force

The overall aim of the Clondalkin Local Drugs Task Force is to significantly reduce the harm caused to individuals and society by the misuse of drugs through a concentrated focus on supply reduction, prevention, treatment and research. In doing so the organisation supports all individuals affected by drugs, not only drug users but also parents, grandparents, children, siblings and other family members.

FVADP. Forth Valley Alcohol and Drug Partnership

Forth Valley Alcohol & Drug Partnership (FVADP) is a multi-agency partnership established to implement and respond to the national strategies on alcohol, drugs, tobacco and volatile substances. Membership comprises of lead officers and advisors from the appropriate statutory and voluntary bodies from across Forth Valley. Forth Valley Alcohol and Drug Partnership has the responsibility for developing an area -wide substance strategy. The strategy ensures that the appropriate range of treatment options is provided for, and available, at point of need.

AHMED SSEKAJJA

Organisation Name: 
CRIME WAVELET UGANDA LIMITED
Job Title: 
TREASURER
Other Activities: 
Education
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
All Settings
Biography: 
Crime wavelet uganda is anon government organisation limited by garantee, opperating in uganda basically in Entebbe wakiso district. With the aim of reducing drug abuse in the communities.

Registry Questionnaire

What is your highest academic degree?: 
DIPLOMA
In what area or discipline?: 
STORES MANAGMENT

Collaboration History

I have never had any kind of international collaboration with researchers, practitioners or institutions.

Alexzandra Shade

Organisation Name: 
Mentor Foundation USA
Job Title: 
Director of Development
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program delivery
Program development
Evaluation
Funding
Fundraising
Training
Advocacy
Other Activities: 
Community Outreach
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
School
Family
Workplace
Community
Youth Group
All Settings
Biography: 
Alexzandra brings more than eight years of significant experience working and traveling throughout the United States, Africa, Europe and South America in the areas of fundraising and partnership development. As the Director of Development for Mentor Foundation USA, she discovers and develops effective methods for growing company assets. She is a results-oriented executive with an exceptional record of partnership growth and retention. Previous to her role at Mentor Foundation USA, Alexzandra worked as Partnership Manager at the Foundation for Hospices in Sub-Saharan Africa and as an Executive Community Organizer for Leaders for Equality and Action in Dayton, Ohio. Alexzandra is very passionate about empowering today's youth to become the next generation of leaders and most importantly, socially-responsible citizens. - See more at: http://www.mentorfoundationusa.org/about#Alexzandra

Registry Questionnaire

What is your highest academic degree?: 
Master of Health Sciences
In what area or discipline?: 
Management and Leadership

Collaboration History

I have had international collaboration in the past but not currently.

I have collaborated with: NGO

I initiated the collaboration

Foundation Against Illicit Drugs & Child Abuse (FADCA)

The Foundation Against Illicit Drugs and Child Abuse (FADCA) is a nonprofit organization that currently advocates for drugs policy reform, prevention, rehabilitation of drugs users and the protection of human rights for all children in Liberia. This Foundation is a member of New York NGOs Committees, International Drugs Policy Consortium (IDPC) and West Africa Open Society Initiative (OSIWA).

TDTF. Tallaght Drugs Task Force

The Tallaght Drugs Task Force (TDTF) is one of 14 Local Drugs Task Forces which were set up in 1997 in areas experiencing high levels of drug misuse. Like other Task Forces, TDTF comprises a partnership between local statutory, voluntary and community sectors. Their role is to prepare and oversee the implementation of the Government’s national drugs strategy at a local level by encouraging co-ordination and co-operation between services and by consulting with local communities to design and deliver services.

PENGASIH Malaysia

PENGASIH Malaysia is a not-for-profit organisation on the mission to reduce the demand for illicit drugs in Asia, by developing and deploying effective methods in Intervention, Treatment and Rehabilitation. The organisation also undertakes prevention activities, with the 'Kenali Anak Kita' (Get to know our teens) being their ongoing nationwide family prevention programme (2009-2014).

Joseph Revard

Organisation Name: 
Seattle Central Community College
Job Title: 
Student
Describe your prevention-related activities: 
Program delivery
Program development
Advocacy
Does your prevention work and efforts focus on a specific setting?: 
All Settings
Biography: 
I am currently enrolled in the Chemical Dependency Specialist program @ Seattle Central Community College, and will graduate this year.

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Collaboration History

I have never had any kind of international collaboration with researchers, practitioners or institutions.

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