Tijana Zegura is the Director of Harm Reduction Program at NGO Juventas (Podgorica, Montenegro).
She is a social Worker with more than 10 years of professional practice in project implementation under GFTAM support. Tijana also participates in country’s program development, implementation, advocacy and lobbing. Expertize in provision of social and health care and support to vulnerable population in Montenegro. As one of founders of Harm reduction program, specialized in provision of harm reduction services, planning, scaling up, program designing, planning and reporting. Experienced in work with diverse population in health care, outpatients, and imprisoned, in conflict with law, as well as ones whose human rights were not protected by governmental organizations due personal situation or affiliation. Also, professional practice in research, management- executive and financial one, fundraising. Work in national non- government harm reduction service provider.
I strongly believe that closer cooperation between organizations from South East Europe countries and EHRN could provide us with wide range of support, especially one during transitional process in a time when GFATM is leaving region, and most countries are trying to access EU.