Islamabad: On 11th February 2019 2 days conference on drug prevention is held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the session at ANF academy.
The conference is held to overcome the challenges faced by educational institutions. The most prominent issue is regarding the widespread use of drugs abuse in the region. The conference also discussed the regional perceptive. However, in this regard best practices to prevent the issue were also told to be adopted.
The 2 days conference is the implementation of the national campaign on the prevention of Drugs Abuse in Educational Institutions. The campaign initiated due to the recommendation of United Nations Resolution on Strengthening Efforts to Prevent Drug Abuse in Educational Settings adopted during the 61st session of the UN Commission on Narcotics Drugs (CND) in March 2018.