World Forum Against Drugs - Stockholm
The fourth World Forum Against Drugs, organized by the World Federation Against Drugs (WFAD), was held In Stockholm on 19th and 20th May, 2014th.
The event was attended by about 350 participants from all over the world, among whom was the representative of association Proslavi Oporavak.
The main topics were: the legalization of marijuana and how to meet it and launching the courts for drugs whose purpose is to establish a special units within the courts dealing with addiction treatment rather than punishing consequences of it.
We also spoke about the approach to treating addiction with regard to gender difference, as well as about recovery from drug addiction.
The conference was a great place for networking, sharing best practices, as well as the acquisition of new and useful knowledge.
Sponsor of this conference was the city of Stockholm who hosted a dinner at City Hall for all participants. The conference was opened with a speech by Queen Sofia of Sweden, known for her efforts and contributions to the international fight against addiction.