With assistance from the Support. Don’t Punish Campaign, the ISSUP Gambia National Chapter organized a school intervention program as part of its commemorations marking the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking also referred to as World Drug Day on June 26th, 2022.
As part of its day’s long event celebrating the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking also referred to as World Drug Day on Sunday, June 26th, 2022, the ISSUP Gambia National Chapter in collaboration with the Support. Don’t Punish Campaign conducted an evening workshop on the theme “Addressing drug challenges in health and humanitarian crisis.”
The ISSUP Gambia National Chapter joined the rest of the world on Sunday, June 26th, 2022 to celebrate the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking also referred to as World Drug Day in grand style.
Bakoteh Upper and Senior Secondary School in partnership with Drug Law Enforcement Agency - The Gambia (DLEAG) through the Drug Demand Reduction Unit last Friday launched a drug free club at the school.
The school-based club will be used as an advocacy tool to sensitise and advocate for a drug free school and a drug free community.
The Gambia has finally joined the prestigious list of countries forming the International Society of Substance Use Professionals (ISSUP). The small West African country recently formalized its membership in the global drug demand reduction body with a colorful in-person and online event that was followed by a webinar on “Community Resilience in Substance Use Management” which attracted participants from 66 countries around the world.
"Las drogas son malas, no debes entregarte a las drogas y otras sustancias ilícitas". Estas fueron las palabras de Alasana Drammeh, Directora Ejecutiva de ISSUP Gambia mientras se dirigía a un grupo de estudiantes en la Escuela Internacional Bautista Glory el martes 1 de marzo de 2022.
El Capítulo Nacional de Gambia de la Sociedad Internacional de Profesionales del Uso de Sustancias celebró su primera asamblea general el domingo 31 de octubre de 2021 en Dippa Kunda en el municipio de Kanifing.