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The 3rd European Chemsex Forum, Paris, 14-16 November 2019

The 3rd European Chemsex Forum will be a 2 ½  day, multi-disciplinary event, in Paris, 14-16 November 2019

Activities include an evening opening with key note speeches on Thursday, the Data and Evidence Day on Friday, and the Community Mobilisation Day on Saturday

The draft programme, based on latest research and community activities, will be announced in late July

Up to 250 participants will participate, coming from across WHO Europe and across the spectrum of people and professions impacted by ChemSex, including people engaged or formerly engaged in chemsex; public health, sexual health, HIV and hepatitis service users, health workers, clinicians, researchers and campaigners; drug and counselling services; policy makers and commissioners; community leaders, volunteers, and members of the community

We encourage participation by people who engage in chemsex including gay men, MSM, trans and non-binary people. We encourage participation by people from Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus regions. We encourage participation by people from locations where chemsex use has been identified but there is not yet adequate chemsex response


Novotel Paris East Hotel, Paris, France


Thursday evening to Saturday late afternoon, 14-16 November 2019


English, Russian and French simultaneous translations

 Geographical remit:

WHO Europe including Central Asia and the Caucasus regions.  Applications and abstracts from outside the region will be considered

Call for abstracts

Abstracts FAQ’S

Cost of registration

Registration fees will be based on the classification of your country’s income from the World Bank

  • Low-income country 50€ or scholarship (exemptions)
  • Lower-middle country 75€ or scholarship (exemptions)
  • Upper-middle country 100€ or scholarship (exemptions)
  • High income country 150€


We have a limited number of full scholarships for participants from low income, lower middle and upper middle countries

We will work with partners to obtain additional full and partial scholarships.  If you have suggestions for possible funders please contact us

To consider:

Last Chemsex Forum report here

Links to here

Key Dates here

About Accomodations here

Position Paper (Please sign and share here)

Call for abstracts here

Abstracts FAQ here

Volunteer Application here

For more information contact


How to Apply

You can apply to participate in the 3rd Chemsex Forum here

You can apply for a scholarship to the 3rd Chemsex Forum here