Prevention and Treatment for Drug Use in Rural Settings

Published by
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
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The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has recently published what the organisation describes as ‘an awareness-raising tool’ aimed at policy-makers, public health officials, local authorities and other stakeholders.

Its intent is to guide more effective practice when dealing with substance use issues in rural settings throughout the world.

The report pays attention to the identification, assessment, planning and implementation of evidence-based substance use prevention initiatives and policies.

Click here to access the full report.