The European Prevention Prize 2012 has been launched!

The European Drug Prevention Prize is awarded every two years to active youth drug prevention projects that are currently functioning in Pompidou Group member states. Its objective is to recognize the importance of active youth participation in creating a better and healthier environment for all communities in Europe.

For the first time, projects led by young people from all 47 Council of Europe member states, from Morocco, which has become a member of the Pompidou Group as well as from Algeria , Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Tunisia, which are members of the group’s Mediterranean network for co-operation on drugs and addictions (MedNET) are invited to apply.
Three youth projects will be rewarded for their innovative work and will each receive a trophy, a diploma and the sum of € 5,000. The Prize will be awarded at the Ministerial Conference taking place in autmn 2012.

Deadline: 30 March 2012.

More information and application forms are available here.

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