Organisations: West Africa Drug Policy Network Ghana Ltd, WABHARM- Ghana, Compassion Rehab, Addictive Diseases Unit, Korle-bu
A press briefing was held with a number of press houses to emphasise the need for drug policies that are public health friendly. There was also a presentation of research conducted by the Network on the experiences of persons addicted to drugs in rehabilitation facilities. This was followed by a meeting with workers in various rehabilitation facilities to share ideas and to receive their feedback on the research conducted.
“Corporate Bodies Charged To Support Rehabilitation Centres.” June 28, 2018. https://www.modernghana.com/news/864322/corporate-bodies-charged-to-support-rehabilitation-centres.html.
“CSOs Need A Unified Voice To Reach Government On The Plight Of Drug Addicts.” July 2, 2018. http://www.businessworldghana.com/csos-need-unified-voice-reach-government-plight-drug-addicts/.
“Today is International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.” June 26, 2018. https://www.brytfmonline.com/today-is-international-day-against-drug-abuse-and-illicit-trafficking/.
“Drug addicts don’t belong to jails – WADPN.” June 27, 2018. http://www.ghananewsagency.org/health/drug-addicts-don-t-belong-to-jails-wadpn-134787.