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Facebook generation – Social networks as a platform for drug prevention

Mr Walter Farke of the Catholic University of Applied Sciences, Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE) will present the project Boys and Girls to the symposium ”Generation Facebook – Soziale Netzwerke als Plattform für Suchtprävention”, which will held in Berlin from 3 to 6 October 2012.

Here you find the full description of the presentation, which we will publish soon after the congress.

EU Commissioner Dalli mentioned Boys and Girls

Parliamentary questions about child obesity in Europe.

EU Commissioner Dalli mentioned our project Boys and Girls as the example of campaign aimed at encouraging healthy diet and physical activity among European young people.

Here you can find the questions about child obesity in Europe and here you can read the answers of Commissioner Dalli.


Boys and Girls on Repubblica Salute!

Today Repubblica, the first Italian newspaper, published an article about Boys and Girls on their website, in the health and prevention section.

Here the link to the article (Adolescence without risks: on the web a new web series):

Adolescenza senza rischi sul web una serie televisiva


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Video of the Boys and Girls workshop

The video of the Boys and Girls workshop about “How to communicate health messages to adolescents: challenges and opportunities” held at the European Parliament on June 5, 2012 is online!


Caroline Bollars - Programme manager at World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe

Jacqueline Harding - Director and executive producer at Tomorrow’s Child

Karin Luks - Director of prevention project at Sucht Schweiz

Marco Pancini – Senior Policy Counsel at Google

Melina Violari – Policy & Privacy manager at Facebook

Robert Cope – Online content manager at British Heart Foundation

Erwin Fisser – Campaign leader at SOA AIDS Netherland

Luigi Petito – Communication manager for Boys and Girls project

Peer Van Der Kreeft – Lecturer prevention at University College Ghent

Moderator: Alessandro Torello – Journalist at Dow Jones/The Wall Street Journal

Top 45 Creative Anti-Smoking Advertisements

Anti-smoking ads became increasingly graphic, even gruesome in the past few years.

Some images are extremely creative and inspiring for designers…like these:


Top 45 Creative Anti-Smoking Adversisements

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The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is leading the global campaign to raise awareness about the major challenge that illicit drugs represent to society as a whole, and especially to the young. The goal of the campaign is to mobilize support and inspire people to act against drug use.

This is the video for the World Drug Campaign of the The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

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