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NEZ-83 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Sally Casswell
 




Institution:
  Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation (SHORE)
  Massey University
Address:
  Level 7, Massey University House, 90 Symonds Street
  1010
  Auckland
Town:
  Auckland
Country:
  NEW ZEALAND
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (64-9) 366 6136
Fax:
  (64-9) 366 5149
Web Site:
  http://www.shore.ac.nz
Date of Designation:
  27/Aug/2004
Last Redesignation:
  13/Nov/2016
Expiry:
  13/Nov/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist WHO in strengthening international collaboration on alcohol & drug policy development 
  2. To collaborate in research on alcohol-related harm, alcohol consumption and alcohol policy development and implementation 
  3. To increase awareness and implementation of the Global Strategy to Reduce the Harmful Use of Alcohol 
  4. Capacity building for alcohol policy development and implementation 
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Subjects:
  1. Substance abuse (including alcohol & drugs) 
  2. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  2.2.3 - Expansion and strengthening of country strategies, systems and interventions for disorders caused by alcohol and other psychoactive substance use enabled
  2.1.2 - Countries enabled to implement strategies to reduce modifiable risk factors for noncommunicable diseases (tobacco use, diet, physical inactivity and harmful use of alcohol), including the underlying social determinants
 
Responsible Officer:
  POZNYAK Vladimir B.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 4307
Email:
  poznyakv@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  SHIN Hai-Rim
Phone:
  +63 2 5289860
Email:
  shinh@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork