Drug Policy for the Future

Stig Erik Sørheim

Stig Erik Sørheim is head of the International Department of Actis – Norwegian Policy Network on Alcohol and Drugs.

He is currently president of EURAD, a European policy network for
prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and recovery. In his work he follows international alcohol and drug policy on the European and global level and is on the board of several alcohol and drug policy networks. He has also been the vice-chair of the European Civil Society Forum on Drugs.

He was formerly a senior adviser in the Norwegian Directorate of Health, working with alcohol and drug issues and public health. He earned his Cand. Philol. degree in the humanities at the University of Oslo.