Substance abuse Current Affairs, GK & News
The United Nations World Drug Report 2019 released by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) makes the following observations: Globally around 35 million people are estimated to suffer from drug use disorders and who require treatment services. But only one in seven people with drug use disorders receiving treatment each year. Effective ..
Topics: Crime • Drug control law • Drug policy • Heroin • International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking • Law by country • Morphine • Politics • RTT • Substance abuse • United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime • World Drug Report
The International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is observed every year on 26th June to raise awareness about the major problem that illicit drugs represent to society. The 2019 theme – Health for Justice, Justice for Health – highlights that justice and health are two sides of the same coin when it comes ..
Topics: Drug policy • Drugs • Heroin • Illegal drug trade • Illicit • International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking • Psychoactive drugs • Substance abuse • United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime