Sri Lanka: Refresher training on drug use prevention, treatment and care

October 5, 2011 - October 7, 2011

UNODC, in collaboration with the National Dangerous Drugs Control Board (NDDCB), Government of Sri Lanka and SL-FONGOADA (Sri Lanka Federation of NGOs Against Drug Abuse) will organise a three day refresher training program on drug use prevention, treatment and care for the implementing partners of the UNODC project 'Prevention of transmission of HIV among drug users in SAARC Countries'. The training will revisit basics of drug use, links between drug use and HIV, counselling for drug use related issues and service provisions. The partners will also present their achievements under the project so far and discuss the way forward.