80 scholarships to participate in the Regional Conference!

12 December 2016

Eurasian Harm Reduction Network (EHRN) is announcing an open call for full scholarships to the Regional Conference "HARM REDUCTION IN THE NEW ENVIRONMENT" for representatives of NGOs and communities of people who use drugs (PWUD) in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia (CEECA). The Regional Conference will be held on 4-6 April 2017 Vilnius (Lithuania).

The program of the scholarships will provide an opportunity for EHRN members, civil society and community representatives to share their experiences and practices in harm reduction with other participants of the Conference.

To apply for scholarships, potential participants must complete an online form and submit abstracts that explore one of the key topics of the Conference: funding of harm reduction programs, social and medical care for people who use drugs, drug policy reform and PWUD community response.

80 successful applicants will be awarded scholarships, which will cover travel, accommodation, meals and visa (if required) expenses.

Top-scoring abstracts will be selected for oral or poster sessions. All accepted abstracts will be published on EHRN website and selected abstracts may be used for EHRN publications.

For more details, selection criteria and the application form of the scholarship please go to our website.