Components

Drugs Demand Reduction

Public Health approach to drugs policies

Drugs Demand Reduction


Public Health approach to drugs policies

Description

This course focuses on strengthening the competencies of the National Agencies responsible for drug policies to facilitate the adoption of the Public Health approach. Policies whose formulation takes into account criteria of evidence and efficiency, timely technical evaluation, criteria of equity, respect for the health and human rights, community participation and a gender vision.

Addressed to

Professionals from the public sector responsible for the National Drug Agencies, drug policy planners and responsible for the elaboration of these Drug Policies.

Description of topics

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Development of the activity

  • National Edition, Guatemala. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/02/19 - 29/08/19

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  • National Edition, Bolivia. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/03/19 - 29/08/19

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  • National Edition, Venezuela. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/05/19 - 29/11/19

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  • National Edition, Argentina. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/06/19 - 29/11/19

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  • National Edition, Mexico. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    01/07/20 - 12/12/20

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Operative Dimension

Code
2.5.3
Year
2022
Component
C2 - Drugs Demand Reduction
Execution Level
Ongoing
Associated operational objectives

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.
2.5 - Expand the sustainable capacity-building approach initiated in C1, by broadening its coverage, as well as the number of subjects addressed.

Indicators

Expanded the sustainable capacity building approach initiated in COPOLAD I, by: a) reviewed and up-dated 2 courses developed in COPOLAD I; b) developed 2 new on-line courses; c) enlarged coverage, at least by 50% (from baseline situation achieved in COPOLAD I), through the implementation of both, international and national editions of each course

Institutions

JND - National Drug Board Uruguay

Leader

Institution Website
PAHO/WHO - Pan American Health Organization Supranational

Leader

Institution Website
CICAD/OAS - Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission Supranational

Leader

Institution Website

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Development of the activity

  • National Edition, Guatemala. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/02/19 - 29/08/19

    Online

    Go to activity
  • National Edition, Bolivia. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/03/19 - 29/08/19

    Online

    Go to activity
  • National Edition, Venezuela. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/05/19 - 29/11/19

    Online

    Go to activity
  • National Edition, Argentina. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    25/06/19 - 29/11/19

    Online

    Go to activity
  • National Edition, Mexico. Public Health approach to drugs policies

    01/07/20 - 12/12/20

    Online

    Go to activity

Related activities

  • 2.5 - Further expansion of the capacity-building strategy in DDR