2023 EUSPR Pre-Conference Workshops

2023 EUSPR Pre-Conference Workshops Workshop 1: Characteristics of games of chance – What are my chances? During this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to find out the level of probability of winning money when they gamble. At the end of the workshop, they will get an answer to the question: “Who really wins?” when they decide to …

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14th EUSPR Conference update: abstract submission extended

The deadline for abstract submission for the 14th EUSPR Conference has been extended until July 15th, 2023. Abstract proposals may be submitted through the Ex Ordo platform. All proposals will be peer reviewed and the scientific committee may suggest changes. The 14th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting will take place in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina …

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Save the date: 14th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 4th – 6th October 2023, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  EUSPR 2023 is being held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in October 5th and 6th 2023, with workshops and project meetings scheduled for the pre-conference day, October 4th. The chosen venue is the Swissotel Sarajevo, close to the city centre.  Our theme this year is ‘Optimizing Prevention Infrastructures’ and our keynotes and special sessions …

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The role of law enforcement in prevention

Law enforcement officers (LEOs) have an important role in preventing crime and problems related to substance use. They can help create safer environments, like nightlife areas and schools, by enforcing the law and working to improve the safety of these areas. LEOs should also work with other prevention professionals to give young people the skills they need to make good decisions and assure safe and nurturing spaces for their development. This Position Paper by the EUSPR and the EU-funded project Frontline-POLITEIA discusses the do’s and don’ts for law enforcement officers (LEO) when they engage in the prevention of harmful behaviours.

EUSPR 2022 Conference FAQ

My country is not listed in the registration form. Can I participate in this conference? Yes, absolutely. Just scroll all the way down and select “Other”. Countries not listed are considered Level C for registration purposes. My registration is shown as “unpaid” but I have made a bank transfer, is there a problem? Nothing to …

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2022 Award nominations

European Society for Prevention Research 2022 Awards Call for nominations and expressions of interest to be a member of the judging panel Nominations for 2022 EUSPR awards are now open. The closing data for nomination is Friday 2nd September. This is an important opportunity for EUSPR members to recognise individuals who have made an important …

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