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Ref.No. [Initiator]
ITA-79 [EURO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Health Promotion on Alcohol & Alcohol-related Health Problems

Director / Head: 
  Prof Emanuele SCAFATO
 




Institution:
  National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion (CNESPS)
  Istituto Superiore di Sanita
Address:
  Viale Regina Elena, 299
  I-00161
 
Town:
  Rome
Country:
  ITALY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (39-6) 4990 4028
Fax:
  (39-6) 4990 4193
Date of Designation:
  21/Aug/2001
Last Redesignation:
  30/Nov/2013
Expiry:
  30/Nov/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. To provide expert consultation & assistance in WHO programmes and activities on alcohol prevention, alcohol policies & health promoting strategies in Europe. To provide help to deliver the strategic objectives of WHO alcohol and illicit drugs programme: Member States have strengthened their national programmes to reduce the harmful use of alcohol in line with European Alcohol Action Plan 2012-2020 and the OPO 
  2. To participate in WHO research, data collection, monitoring & implementation projects & provide assistance to the European Alcohol Information System. 
  3. To reinforce activities for an early detection of harmful alcohol use, training, warning, treatment and intervention activities and strategies to reduce alcohol damage and harm in the general population.  
  4. To assist in the implementation of technical support to Member States including taking part in BCA activities on alcohol and sustance abuse. 
  5. To assist the EURO in planning & implementing annual meetings & conferences. 
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Subjects:
  1. Substance abuse (including alcohol & drugs) 
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Types of activity:
  1. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Standardization of terminology and nomenclature 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 6.4 - Evidence-based and ethical policies, strategies, recommendations, standards and guidelines developed, and technical support provided to Member States with a high or increasing burden of disease or death associated with alcohol, drugs and other psychoactive substance use, enabling them to strengthen institutions in order to combat or prevent the public health problems concerned.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  MOLLER Lars Fodgaard
Phone:
  +4545336780
Email:
  mollerl@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  POZNYAK Vladimir B.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 4307
Email:
  poznyakv@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork