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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ASSENTS TO THE NARCOTICS AND PSYCHOTROPIC SUBSTANCES (CONTROL) ACT 2023

President Yoweri Museveni has assented to the Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances (Control) Act 2023 which among others allows the licensed Farming and use of Marijuana strictly for Medical use. The bill was passed by Parliament in August 2023 setting harsh penalties for a swarm of crimes related to substances abuse.

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Uganda substance use professionals draft manual for Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT) for alcohol use disorder primary health care

According to the current WHO report of 2023, Uganda is ranked the highest alcohol consumer in the African Region with a per capita alcohol consumption of 12.21 liters among adults.

Harmful use of alcohol is associated with a range of Communicable and Non-Communicable

Diseases, mental and psychological conditions, interpersonal violence, road traffic injuries, and Deaths.

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ISSUP Uganda Chapter Commemoration of World Drug Day 2023 and the UYDEL 30th Anniversary

This year, the ISSUP Uganda Chapter and Uganda Youth Development Link (UYDEL) partnered with the UNODC Uganda Country office and other stakeholders to commemorate World Drug Day and the 30th Anniversary of UYDEL.
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Notice of UAPA Annual General Meeting on 21st July, 2023

Dear Members,

 

Greetings from the Uganda Alcohol Policy Alliance (UAPA) Secretariat. 

 

The UAPA Executive Board invites you to the Annual General Meeting scheduled to take place on Friday, 21st July 2023 at a Kolping Hotel from 10:00am. Kindly save the above date for the AGM.

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UGANDA ALCOHOL POLICY ALLIANCE-2023 AFRO REGION WEBINAR

UGANDA ALCOHOL POLICY ALLIANCE in collaboration with ISSUP Uganda chapter bring to you the 2023 AFRO REGION WEBINAR

Alcohol policy event series.

The economic, social and Enviromental Dimensions

Date: 5th July 2023

Keynote Speaker

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Celebrate World Drug Day 2023 with UYDEL and partners at our upcoming Webinar

In commemoration of the World Drug Day, UYDEL and partners are organizing a webinar on the topic of Drug Prevention efforts and Prevention smart parents which will be taking place on Tuesday, 20th June 2023 via zoom from 11:00am up to 12:00pm.
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International treatment quality standards and what our treatment and rehab centers need to embrace

Join ISSUP Uganda for an event on International standards on treatment and what our health, social workers and centre managers can do to provide a minimum treatment and care standards for young people.
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د شواهدو پر بنسټ د مخنیوی لپاره د ویبینار پاراډیم بدلون - راتلونکی رجحانات او ننګونې

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تاسو ته په مهربانۍ سره بلنه ورکول کیږی چې د شواهدو پراساس مخنیوی - راتلونکی رجحاناتو او ننګونو کې د ویبینار - پاراډیم بدلون کې برخه واخلئ چې د پنجشنبې په ورځ د ISSUP یوګانډا فصل لخوا تنظیم شوی د پنجشنبې په ورځ 12 جنوری 2023 ، 11: 00AM - 12: 20pm ختیځ افریقا وخت. 

د میلمه ویناوال ښاغلی ماتیج کوسر - د څیړنې او پراختیا انسټیټیوټ UTRIP ، سلووینیا / ISSUP

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Official launch of ISSUP Uganda National Chapter

The ISSUP Uganda National Chapter was formally launched on 6th October 2022 at the Imperial Royale Hotel in Uganda.
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