Nordic Reform Conference 2021 - Speakers

Svala Jóhannesdóttir

Svala Jóhannesdóttir is a drug policy and a harm reduction advocate who has been working with high-risk drug users and people experiencing homelessness in Iceland since 2007. She has worked within the Icelandic Red Cross and the Reykjavík City welfare department, where she has directed and developed harm reduction services and interventions. 

Svala is a strong advocate for drug users’ rights and client centered approaches at any level of service and intervention.