In November 2020, the Office for Combating Drugs finalized the process of negotiation about the formalization of the cooperation with the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) and signed the Working Arrangement between European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction and the Office for Combating Drugs, the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Health of the Government of the Republic of Serbia.
The Working arrangement is based on mutual exchange of experiences, data, and possible ways to overcome challenges in the field of combating drugs to develop more effective methods, programs. and assessment for reduction of the drug abuse in the Republic of Serbia, as well as for the harmonization of the national law with the EU acquis in this field.