This activity closes the validation exercise of the agreed criteria within the framework of COPOLAD among all the countries of Latin America and led by Chile through the National Service for the Prevention and Rehabilitation of Drug and Alcohol Consumption (SENDA). The meeting makes it possible to evaluate the process followed and the challenges faced, as well as to explore the following steps to bring in quality standards as a basis for the establishment of legal frameworks in each country.
0.1 - Establish the necessary operational bases to ensure the quality and coherence of the work to be performed and the necessary coordination and participation of all partners.
0.3 - Ensure visibility of COPOLAD and its activities and disseminate the contents in the main political and professional forums in the field of drug policies to be held both internationally and in CELAC.
2.1 - Assess existing needs in DDR, to define specific final contents of foreseen activities under Component 2, adjusting them according to different groups of countries.
2.2 - Facilitate the validation and endorsement of quality criteria agreed during C1, for programmes implemented in: prevention; treatment, harm reduction; and social (re)integration/ rehabilitation.