Black Sheep Self Help Group of Drug Users
|Type:||NGO working on Drugs|
|Country:||Myanmar (use new code MYA)|
||The objectives of Black Sheep Self Help Group are:
-To develop job opportunities, generate income and become independent through sustainable employment;
-To include and recognise the drug users as part of the workforce of the Union of Myanmar;
-To prove that the drug users can be productive members of society and enjoy quality lifestyle like other citizens;
-To reduce the stigma and discrimination associated with drug use and to re-integrate the users back to the society;
-To set up and sustain a local enabling environment for developing employment opportunities for drug users.
Over 2,000 drug users have currently been reached and received services through those interventions.