“Recovery from substance dependence- Shift in drug policy and practice 2”.

In cooperation with the Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Department for Combating Misuse of Drugs, On 11 December we hosted our second conference entitled “Recovery from substance dependence- Shift in drug policy and practice 2”. The conference took place in Parliament of Bosnia and Herzegovina with the aim to raise awareness about drug addiction and recovery.
Mr. Ognjen Zekić, Head of Department for Combating Misuse of Drugs, Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina, officially opened the conference and highlighted the importance of cooperation in addressing drug problem.
“I would like to highlight the need to for stronger cooperation, because only through joint efforts and multi-disciplinary approach we can accomplish better success in addressing problems related to illicit drugs.”, said Mr. Zekić.
Examples of good practices from the UK, Sweden and Croatia were presented by eminent speakers including: Linda Nilsson, WFAD-World Federation Against drugs, Dr. Joss Bray, Spectrum Community Health CIC, Sanja Mikulić and Jadranka Ivandić Zimić, Office for Combating Drug Abuse, Croatia.