With the aim to improve cooperation with civil society and their more significant involvement in creation and implementation of drug policy in the Republic of Serbia, the Office for Combating Drugs supported the work civil society organization “Izlazak” (“Way Out”), by participation in several public tribunes in various cities. The tribunes were dedicated to raising awareness on the problem of drug abuse and possibilities for recovery and resocialization of former addicts. Apart from presenting the work of Government in this area, the Office representatives at the same time- in open discussion with the representatives of local self-government, healthcare, social and other institutions, directly involved in implementation of the Strategy for the Prevention of Drug Abuse, gained the insight into problems in implementing the Strategy and challenges awaiting for us in this area.
The tribunes were organized in the following cities:
- Novi Pazar – 30/102017
- Pančevo – 21/03/2018
- Čačak – 25/04/2018
- Pirot – 23/05/2018