Day of Action 2017

Under the slogans: “Drug users need support and treatment!” and “Drug users have the same rights as other citizens”, actions were organised in Unders, Ungheni, Dondyushany, Chisinau, Falesti, and Bălți. The actions aimed to engage police officers, healthcare workers, representatives of the local public administration and religious leaders. In each city, the community held events in public places to inform about discrimination and its consequences.

A live TV program “Face to Face” was organized on local television. Participating in the broadcast were representatives of the police commissariat, the city’s drug chief, NGOs and the LUN community, and representatives of the local public authority.

In Tiraspol, peers and activists held a public debate in the format of a public talk on the issue of alternatives to imprisonment; with the participation of peers, health officials and civil society organisations.