Fundacion Atenea Grupo GID

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Calle Antonia Lancha 50
28019 Madrid
Country: Spain
Region: Europe
UN Languages: Spanish, French, English
Other languages:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Anti-Human Trafficking

  • Other:'Human rights'
Short description:
To guarantee the rights of people who are socially excluded or at serious risk of social exclusion, to improve their quality of life, and combat the factors that lead to exclusion, by way of social intervention, research, and training.

Main activities:
Atenea develops intervention programmes in different fields: youth; harm reduction; social and employment integration; immigrants; quality of life on prison; gender. In the consulting and training area, Atenea makes plans and programmes for government, evaluations and consulting for social organisations, and workshops and seminars.

Main achievements:
In 2006 the foundation received the bronze medal for Social Penitentiary Merit. In 2007 this NGO was awarded with the silver medal of the Order of Merit of the National Drugs Plan and with the silver medal for Social Penitentiary Merit.
Since 2010 several projects and researches were awarded in the Reina Sofía Anti-Drugs Awards

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