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The conference was a joint project between World Federation Against Drugs,
European Cities Against Drugs and the Swedish network of NGO’s against Drugs.

Three conferences in one;
the 6th World Forum Against Drugs, the 25th Mayors Conference and Sweden Against Drugs.
The conference was held at Hotel Elite Park Avenue, Kungsportsavenyn 36-38, Gothenburg. 

In this section we will gather the presentations, videos and links that the speakers want to share. You can access the information by clicking on each speaker's name.  By clicking on the different sessions you will be redirected to a page where you find information and presentations from each session. 

monday 14th of may 2018

08.30- 10.00

10.00- 12.00

Ann-Sofie Hermansson
Chair of the City Executive Board, Gothenburg, Sweden 
Access video of statement here.

Sven-Olov Carlsson
International president, 
World Federation Against Drugs 
Access video of statement here.

Viggo Lütcherath
Chair, ECAD
Access video of statement here. 

 

Registration

Official Inauguration- Bankett

Dr. Victor Okioma
CEO, NACADA, Kenya
Access video of statement here.

Senator Joshua Lidani,
Senate Committee Chair on Drugs and Narcotics, Nigeria 


Heiða Björg Hilmisdóttir
City Coouncillor, Reykjavik, Iceland 
Access video of statement here


 



 

Dag Endal
Project Coordinator, Drug Policy Futures 
Access video of statement here

Željko Petković
Acting Director, Office for Drugs and Crime, Government of Croatia 
Access video of statement here.


Bertha Madras
Professor of Psychobiology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, USA
Access video of presentation here.               

12.00- 13.00                                                         Lunch

13.00- 14.30                                                         Seminar 1

Breakout sesssions-
These sessions will be held simultaneously and you will have to choose one when you register for the conference.
 

14.30 – 15.15                                          Coffeebreak                  

15.15 – 16.45                                          Seminar 2

Breakout sesssions-
These sessions will be held simultaneously and you will have to choose one when you register for the conference.


19.00- 21.00                            Dinner at Auktionsverkets Kulturarena, Tredje Långgatan 9, Gothenburg

tuesday 15th of may 2018

09.00 – 10.00                            Plenary session- Bankett

Karin Jordås
Secretary General, Menotor International, Sweden
Access video of statement here

Wadih Maalouf "International Standards on Prevention" 
PhD, Programme Office, Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation Section, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime 
Access video of presentation here

Paul Molloy
Founder and CEO, Oxford House, USA
Access video of presentation here

10.30 – 12.00                           Seminar 3

Breakout sesssions-
These sessions will be held simultaneously and you will have to choose one when you register for the conference.

12.00 – 13.00                              Lunch                               

13.00 -  14.30                               Seminar 4       

Breakout sesssions-
These sessions will be held simultaneously and you will have to choose one when you register for the conference.

14.30 – 15.00                               Coffee break

15.00 -  16.30                               Plenary  - Grand Finale- Bankett


Peter Boyce National Narcotics Officers’ Association Coalition, USA

Asia Ashraf, Director Psychology, Department, Sunny Trust International Addiction Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre, Pakistan 

Kevin Sabet, Smart Approaches to Marijuana 

Johanna Gripenberg, MD, Ph.D., Head of department, Stockholm Prevents Alcohol and Drug Problems, Sweden

Thomas Pietschmann, Research Officer, UNODC

Boro Goic, Chair, Recovered Users Network 

Marina Johansson, City Councillor, City of Gothenburg, Chair, ECAD-Sweden

Robert L. DuPont, President, Institute for Behavior and Health, USA