International Working Group Member


Country: Portugal

About Joana

Joana works with NGOs in advocacy and as a policy officer, dedicated to drug policy reform, and supporting full spectrum harm reduction services in a variety of settings and PWUD rights. She is a member of the Portuguese National Forum for HIV, Hep C and TB, and has worked as a representative of civil society at a number of forums and working groups, such as the European Civil Society Forum on Drugs. Her educational background is in Political Sciences and International Relations, Economics, and Public policies, having as main interest drug policy reform: from decriminalization to legalization, as part of her research and activist daily routines.