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Launch event: European Drug Report 2023

How many new drugs were detected in Europe over the last year? What are the latest trends in drug production and trafficking? What substances are causing the most concern today?

Find out more when the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) launches its European Drug Report 2023: Trends and Developments in a press conference in Brussels on 16 June at 13:00, live on

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Czech Republic is concerned about excessive alcohol consumption, misuse of psychoactive medicines and online gambling (press release)

Prague, 15 May 2023 - The Summary Report on Addictions in the Czech Republic 2022 provides a comprehensive overview of the situation in the field of use of addictive substances and other forms of addictive behaviour. It builds on detailed reports on tobacco, alcohol, psychoactive medicines, illicit drugs, gambling and digital addictions published in 2021-2022 and brings updated data and information. This is the second time the report has been produced in this format.

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