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Launch of the 5th European Drug Prevention Prize

The European Drug Prevention Prize 2012 was launched by two jurors on Tuesday 13 December 2011 in Ljubljana. The launch goes together with a call for applications intended for projects led by young people for young people in the 47 member States of the Council of Europe, Morocco, which has become a member of the Pompidou Group on 1st July 2011, and Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Tunisia, countries of the Mediterranean Network for Co-operation on drugs and addiction (MedNet). At the end of 2012, during the mid-term conference of the Pompidou Group, three youth projects should be rewarded by a jury of seven young people for their effectiveness, active youth involvement and innovative way to deliver drug prevention. Applications must be received by 30 March 2012. For more information, see the website of the Prize : 


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