UNODC signed with the Government of Maldives the ever first country-specific technical cooperation project for Maldives

January 19, 2010

UNODC sings with Government of Maldives its ever first country-specific technical cooperation project for Maldives

Addressing drug use is one of the five key pledges of the Government in the Maldives. on 19 January 2010, UNODC signed with the Government of Maldives its ever first country-specific technical cooperation project for Maldives, called "Strengthening the national response to combat drug abuse in the Maldives', funded by the European Union. The signing ceremony took place at the Ministry of Finance and Treasury, Government of Maldives, where Mr. Ali Hashim, Minister of Finance and Treasury, Mr. Abdul Bari Abdulla, Minister of State for Health and Family, Government of Maldives, and Ms. Cristina Albertin, UNODC Representative for South Asia signed the project document.