Welcome to CRISA
The Centre for Research and Information on Substance Abuse (CRISA) was founded in Jos, Nigeria, in 1990 as an Independent, non-profit, organization devoted to drug and alcohol research, prevention and treatment of substance use disorders, and promotion of healthy lifestyles.
CRISA is registered at the Corporate Affairs Commission, Abuja, as a non-governmental organization (limited by guarantee) and in the U.S as a non-profit organization.
Our Major Objective
To enhance the capacity of African scholars and professionals to engage in research that advances our understanding of: psychotropic drugs, drug use and drug-related problems