Euro Harm Reduction Network – Mission statement

Mission Statement

EuroHRN works to reduce the health and social harms related to drugs and the policy environment, by promoting the human rights and health of people who use drugs through collective advocacy, research and information exchange.


The overall objective of EuroHRN is to expand the knowledge base of harm reduction in Europe, raise awareness of drug-related harms, and promote and support public health and human rights orientated responses to drug use across Europe.

EuroHRN aims to:

Facilitate networking at European, sub-regional and national level
Advocate for harm reduction in the European region
Map the European state of harm reduction and drug user organising in Europe
Establish and promote models of meaningful participation of people who use drugs and their associations