"There is a real opportunity to eliminate debilitating infections among vulnerable people in Europe within a decade. By working together, the HA-REACT partners and the EU Commission will support the focus countries to achieve this goal.”

Mika Salminen, HA-REACT Coordinator, Director of the Department for Infectious Disease at Finland’s National Institute for Health and Welfare

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WP5. Capacity building for effective Harm Reduction Services: Part II

Capacity building for effective Harm Reduction Services: Part II


Work Package 5. Training workshops on harm reduction interventions in Riga, Latvia

The Work Package 5 of the European project “Joint Action on HIV and Co-Infection Prevention and Harm Reduction” (HA-REACT) has conducted the second training on harm reduction interventions from the 22nd...

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Mobile Unit Dialogs in Latvia

Mobile Outreach Unit - New Service for PWID in Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia

In order to improve harm reduction services, mobile outreach units (busses) will be introduced in Estonia in 2018. These will provide harm reduction services (needle exchange, rapid HIV testing, counseling, etc.) for PWID in Estonia's capital city Tallinn and the North-Eastern cities where...

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Poster 1: Contest to illustrate the documents on OST in prisons in Poland

Illustration Contest Winners of Sluzewiec Penitentiary Unit, PL


An illustration contest was organised to enrich training materials on substitution treatment in penitentiary units in Poland by the National AIDS Center and Służewiec Penitentiary Unit, in collaboration with the Joint Action HA-REACT project .

The contest was held in the Sluzewiec...

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HA-REACT addresses existing gaps in the prevention of HIV and other co-infections, especially TB and viral hepatitis, among people who inject drugs

This three-year project was launched in late 2015 with core funding  from the European Union, and is being implemented by 23 partners in 18 EU Member States.

HA-REACT Advisory Board, 2016










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