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Press releases or statements issued by the National Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction or the Drug Policy Department of the Czech Government Office in English (if any).  Please note, that information in the Czech language are published at the page Press centrum.

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Inauguration of the EUDA

The new European Union Drugs Agency (EUDA) starts its work on 2 July 2024. This marks the beginning of a week of events celebrating the inauguration of the new organisation. The agenda for the inauguration week is published on the agency's website. A live-streamed press conference will be held on July 3.


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European Drug Report 2024 launched on 11. June, 2024

How is Europe's opioid market evolving? What substances are causing the most concern today? How are countries responding to cannabis use? Find out more when the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) launched its European Drug Report 2024: Trends and Developments in a live online press conference on 11 June.

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DO YOU USE DRUGS? HOW MANY? WHY? EMCDDA launches 2024 European Web Survey on Drugs to assess patterns of drug use in over 30 countries

(21.05.2024, LISBON, and 23.05.2024, PRAHA) Do you use drugs? How many? Why? These are among the questions posed in the latest European Web Survey on Drugs, EWSD 2024. Targeted at people, aged 18 and over, who have used drugs, the survey aims to improve understanding of patterns of drug use in Europe and help shape future drug policies and interventions.


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