1 Friday, 12 November 2021 00:25

Drug Abuse Prevention & Control Month 2021

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Gibuksan kagahapong adlawa via zoom ang kasaulogan sa Drug Abuse Prevention & Control Month (DAPC) 2021 nga gipasiugdahan sa City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (CADAC) diin nagkadaiyang kalihokan ang nakahan-ay sulod ning maong bulan. Ubos sa tema nga Share Facts on Drugs, Save Lives: “Higala, Uban ta sa bag-ong ugma”, si…

1 Thursday, 16 September 2021 06:41

USAID RenewHealth - Expanding Access to Community-Based Drug Rehabilitation in the Philippines

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The Challenge Approximately 1.8 million people in the Philippines use drugs, according to a survey by the Philippine Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB). The Philippine government believes this number is significantly higher. In 2016, the government launched a campaign against illegal drugs and 1.6 million people ‘surrendered’ to government authorities to…

1 Monday, 13 September 2021 07:23

Carmen’s Journey: Community-Based Drug Rehabilitation in the Philippines

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Carmen, age 40, was named after the barangay (village or neighborhood) in the city, Cagayan de Oro, where she was born. It is in that same barangay where she became involved in drugs. “I first tried drugs at age 20 because I was curious; then I became a regular user,”…

1 Tuesday, 07 September 2021 00:49

Persons Who Use Drugs (PWUDs)

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Base sa mga interbyu sa mga Persons Who Use Drugs (PWUDs), ilang mga pamilya, ug mga service provider, nahibal-an nga adunay mga pipila ka mga babag alang sa mga PWUD nga maka pangayo ug tabang.Kauban niini ang mga sayop nga tinuohan; ug isa niini ang sayop nga pag too nga…

1 Tuesday, 07 September 2021 00:33

August 26, 2021l The City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (CADAC) held a Stakeholder's Forum to present and discuss the proposed LGU - CDO Dangerous Drugs Code

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Co-Chairman Hon. Romeo V. Calizo with the assistance of CADAC Legal Officer Atty. Ernesto Neri. The forum was facilitated by USAID-URC. The proposed Code seeks to focus on the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of persons who use drugs by providing the operational framework, the mandates from the city to the…

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