Male, Maldives: Launch of the National Drug Use Survey

February 18, 2013 - February 18, 2013

The National Drug Agency, Government of Maldives and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime are launching the findings of the National Drug Use Survey for Maldives which was conducted in the years 2011-2012.

The survey will be launched by the President of Maldives, H.E. Dr Mohamed Waheed Hassan Manik, in the presence of the Vice President of Maldives, the Honorable Minister of Health and the Honorable Minister of State for Health. The launch will be attended by Representatives from the European Union, civil society and the media.

The survey has been produced as part of the UNODC - supported project "Strengthening the national response to prevent drug abuse in the Maldives", a project with the Government of Maldives, funded by the European Union and the Government of Sweden.