Day of Action 2018

City: Lome

Organisations: ANCE-TOGO; West Africa Drug Policy Network (WADPN)

  • Capacity-building event on human rights for law enforcement and security authorities.
  • Awareness campaign across the country on the theme “Support. Don’t punish”.
  • Radio and TV spots on the rights of people who use drugs.

Day of Action 2016

In Lome, a press conference and radio interviews were organised by the ANCE-TOGO (l’Alliance Nationale des Consommateurs et de l’Environnement) on 28th June with the presence of two officials of the anti-drug committee and the OCTRIB, and 73 NGO representatives and journalists.

The objective of the press conference was to reduce the death rate among people who use drugs, by sensitising NGOs on drug use and healthcare services targeted at people who use drugs. For more information, read the full report of the event.

Media coverage