In February, the New Zealand Problem Gambling Foundation will host its fourth annual International Gambling Conference. The event is expected to draw in hundreds of organizations from around the world, helping them work together to fight gambling addiction on a vast scale.
The event will take place from February22 to February 24, and problem gambling advocates from all over the world are invited to attend. At the conference, the NZ Problem Gambling Foundation encourages attendees to share their ideas for battling rising problem gambling rates on an international scale. Those who attend are invited to share research, proposals and other information regarding problem gambling.
Workshops and lectures will allow groups from around the world to share information about curbing problem gambling rates. The NZ Problem Gambling Foundation states that the topics these events will cover are: treatment options, international collaborations and research projects.
Last year, 220 organizations were represented at the event, and the Problem Gambling Foundation hopes for an even more impressive turnout this year. To get involved, contact Cynthia Orme of the Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand at [email protected]