Kazakhstan Association of Organizations working in the field of HIV/Aids and Drug Addiction

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Shymkent
Aybergenova St. 7b
Country: Kazakhstan
Region: Central and Western Asia
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Prevention
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Criminal Justice
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'networking, lobbying, judicial reform'
Short description:
The NGO is a network of NGOs in Kazakhstan. It aims at coordinating the various efforts in drug prevention and at playing a role at the highest levels of the political decision making process. Also, it tries to have a voice in projects and programmes organized by other organizations or local government authorities. The Association aims to facilitate access to treatment and support services for drug users, sex workers, HIV/Aids infected persons and other people in need. Finally, it monitors the implementation of drug control and prevention programmes by government authorities and lobbies for judicial reform concerning the situation of drug users, sex workers etc. and the activities of NGOs.
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