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ECOWAS, EU and UNDOC hold PSCC Meeting to Ensure Effective Coordination of the Regional Action Plan on Organized Crime and Drugs

L-R Mr. Kurt Cornelis, Head of Cooperation in the EU Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, Mohammed Ibrahim, Rep. Commissioner Social Affairs and Gender and Mr.

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ECOWAS and UNODC Held a Review Meeting on the West African Drug Report (2014 – 2017)

L-R Fernando Yonge Barreto Costa, Esther F. Grant, Francis Kofi Torkornod, Kurt Cornelis, Oliver Stolpe, Dr. Sintiki UGbe, Mashood Oluku Lawal, Stefania MARRONE, Baba Hussaini,

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ECOWAS Commission expresses confidence in the renewed efforts at tackling Drug Menace

Commissioner Jagne reading the speech of president Brou Abuja, 12th April 2019. The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is confident

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ECOWAS Commission urges renewed commitment, increased vigour in tackling drug abuse and organised crime

  Abuja, 9th April 2019 . The Experts’ session of the Inter-Ministerial Drug Coordinating Committee Meeting (IMDCC) of the Economic Community of West African States

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ECOWAS Drug Unit conducts evidence-based drug use prevention, sensitisation and awareness program in Bohicon, Benin

The ECOWAS Drug Unit conducted a 5-day drug use prevention, sensitisation and awareness program amongst high school students in Bohicon, Benin from 18th to 22nd

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Experts meet to validate the legal texts on ECOWAS drug action plan

Dr. Siga Fatima Jagne The ECOWAS Drug Unit in pursuance of the implementation of relevant provisions of the Political Declaration and the Action Plan requested

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CSOs in West Africa recommend Network for Drug Prevention and Care

  Abuja, 10th February 2018. Focal points of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the field of substance abuse from ECOWAS Member States and Mauritania have

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ECOWAS and UNODC build capacity of CSOs on Drug prevention and Care

  Group photograph of participants Abuja, 8th February 2018 . In line with its Drug Action Plan (2016-2020), the ECOWAS Commission has commenced a three-day capacity

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ECOWAS evaluates result-oriented activities to prevent and control illicit drug trafficking, related organized crimes and drug abuse in the Republic of Benin, 18th-20th July 2017

Due to its strategic location, with a large port and substantial transportation links to neighbouring countries, Benin is susceptible to illicit drug trafficking and other forms

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ECOWAS assesses the status of implementation of the Drug Action Plan in Nigeria, 19th- 21st July 2017

Continuous monitoring and evaluation of progress of implementation of drug-related activities in West African States is one of the core components of the ECOWAS Drug

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