The Office for Combating Drugs of the Government of the Republic of Serbia held a meeting on Monday, 25th of February with representatives of civil society organizations with whom the Memorandum of Cooperation was signed.

This meeting shows readiness of the Government of the Republic of Serbia to involve civil society organizations in creation and implementation of drug policies. 

Proposals for amendments of the Criminal Code referring to drug-related criminal offences were considered at the meeting. Participants were introduced with the ongoing activities of the Office regarding drug combating policy, they exchanged experiences on cooperation so far defined by the Memorandum, and they gave proposals for improving the respective.