Drug prevention, treatment, care and intervention


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 In addition, if you are specifically interested in ensuring the continuity of services with regard to HIV prevention, treatment and care among people who use drugs, please click here.


UNODC supports Member States in addressing drug use and drug use disorders as any other health condition, that is by implementing drug use prevention strategies and providing treatment, health care, social protection and rehabilitation services, including for children and adolescents, based on scientific evidence, human rights and gender considerations. Another area of work is promoting access to controlled drugs for medical purposes, whilst preventing diversion and abuse. Click on the links below to know more about UNODC activities and resources in:

For a list of publications on prevention of drug use; treatment, care and rehabilitation of drug use disorders; and, access to controlled drugs for medical purposes please click here.

News and Events

Here's a calendar highlighting upcoming events on drug prevention, treatment, care and rehabilitation, either organised by UNODC or in which UNODC has been invited to participate.