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National Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Research Report United Kingdom

by
MacDonald, M.

The main objective of the Health Promotion for Young Prisoners project is to develop and improve health promotion among vulnerable groups of young people in prison. In the UK, there already exists a substantial body of research on health promotion practice in custodial settings. It was therefore...

Tags: Youth, People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Treatment, Care and support, Harm reduction
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Research Report Romania

by
Anamaria Szabo

The report presents the results of a research conducted in Romania in 2011, part of a wider project called Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP) covering partners from seven European countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Estonia, Latvia, Romania and United Kingdom.

Tags: Youth, People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Treatment, Care and support, Harm reduction
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): National Research Report LATVIA

by
LFPA „Papardes zieds“

Since 2010, Latvian Association for Family Planning and Sexual Health „Papardes zieds” takes part in the EC funded project „HPYP” coordinated internationally by the Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Eastern Europe, Harm reduction, Treatment, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): National Research Report Germany

by
WIAD – Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

A combination of qualitative and quantitative methods was applied in the research phase to analyse needs and obstacles in health promotion for young prisoners. The data collection was carried out from April 2011 to August 2011 and a sample of 86 young prisoners for the quanti-tative needs...

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Central Europe, Treatment, Harm reduction, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners: RESEARCH REPORT ESTONIA

by
Kristina Joost (M.Sc.), Latsin Alijev

In the period of July 2011 – August 2011 NGO Convictus Estonia carried out research to examine existing approaches to health promotion for young prisoners and to explore prisoner’s and prison staff‘s needs.
 

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Eastern Europe, Harm reduction, Treatment, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners: Comprehensive literature review

by
Dr. Caren Weilandt; Caren Wiegand, M.A.; Prof. Morag MacDonald

Comprehensive literature review

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Harm reduction, Care and support, Treatment
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Drug consumption rooms in Europe - Models, Best Practice and Challenges

by
Dirk Schäffer, Heino Stöver, Leon Weichert

This report is a product of the European Harm Reduction Network.

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Central Europe, Research, Harm reduction, Care and support
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Who’s afraid of science? Data collection, quality standards and evaluation -Examples from Europe

by
Braam, R., Ferri, M., Gasbarini, N., Lee, J., Wentzlaff-Eggebert, M.

Many NGOs and grass-root services have indicated that
they have insufficient knowledge, expertise and skills to
document, monitor and evaluate their services. In this newsletter we give an overview of what can be done in this field, taking into account the limited resources of NGOs....

Tags: NGOs, WHO European region, Monitoring and Evaluation, Harm reduction
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Policy Paper - Who is paying the price for austerity?

by
Efi Kokkini, Ionut Alexandrescy, Luis Mendao, Martin Busch, Miroslava Zilinska, Thanasis Apostolou, Xavier Majó i Roca.

This newsletter is devoted to the urgent issue on the consequences of the austerity policy on public health and harm reduction and presents examples and reports from Correlation partners in the Southern and South Eastern European region.

Tags: Policy makers, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), WHO European region, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Policy, Harm reduction
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