Day of Action 2016

In Dushanbe a roundtable was held by the NGO SPIN Plus, in partnership with the drugs agency, the President and UNODC on alternatives to punishment. The event was attended by representatives of the General Prosecutor, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Health, the Committee on Women and NGOs.

The main purpose of the event was to consolidate efforts to identify new trends in drug policy, taking into account the protection of the rights of vulnerable groups in Tajikistan.

The roundtable resulted in a resolution which provides for the establishment of a working group tasked with drafting practical guidelines for the implementation of alternatives to punishment.

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