Community-based drug demand reduction

report on five demonstration projects.

Publisher: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations, New York in [Bangkok]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 95 Downloads: 103
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  • Drug abuse -- Asia -- Prevention -- Citizen participation.

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Report projects on countries of South and Southeast Asia.

Edition Notes

ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5840.A74 C66 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL524534M
LC Control Number98949226

Bachman,).Thus,the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign seeks to alter these demand-related factors. Campaign efforts should primarily target illicit drugs of first use. The goal of the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign is to prevent drug use before it starts and encourage occasional users to discontinue Size: KB. Community-based drug prevention is designed to address the failure of single system and single strategy effects in reducing and eliminating the use and abuse of intoxicating and mind-altering substances. the responsibility of running with the individual programs will usually remain with private and public community-based businesses and. The NDCS has two main goals: (1) to decrease the availability of drugs in the United States, which is referred to as "supply reduction," and (2) to prevent and treat the use of illicit drugs to reduce the number of users, which together comprise "demand reduction.". The Most Comprehensive Drug Prevention Curricula in the World D.A.R.E. Education Programs. The Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program is the most comprehensive drug prevention curricula in the world taught in thousands of schools throughout America’s 50 states and its territories, as well as in 50+ other countries reaching more than million students .

  Consumption of licit and illicit substances has increased all over the world and the age of initiation of abuse is progressively falling. The common drugs of abuse amongst children and adolescents in India are tobacco and alcohol. Use of illicit drugs like cannabis and heroin have also been reported. A high prevalence of drug use and even intravenous use among Cited by: Stephen M. Graham, Mark Cotton, in Manson's Tropical Infectious Diseases (Twenty-third Edition), The Challenge of Integration and Community-Based Care. Despite universal acceptance of the need for integrated family-based or community-based care for people living with HIV, the provision of such care is a considerable challenge. The increase in effective . On the demand side of the framework, substance abuse is addressed through poverty reduction strategies, initiating education and communication, fostering socio . SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips. CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people.

  The Obama administration’s first stab at crafting its own national drug-control budget priorities adds new funding for addiction treatment and prevention, but does little to close the huge gap between spending on drug supply- and demand-reduction efforts despite promises of a “balanced” FY National Drug Control Budget released by the Office of . This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The U.S. has historically suffered from some of the highest rates of drug abuse in the world, and, as a result, has made unparalleled investments in demand reduction research and programming. This report takes stock of the knowledge we have gained about what works to reduce drug. The U.S. Senate has confirmed David K. Mineta as the Deputy Director of Demand Reduction atthe Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), and Benjamin Tucker as ONDCP’s Deputy Director of State, Local and Tribal Affairs.. With the imminent departure of ONDCP deputy director Tom McLellan, Mineta will become the point person for addiction treatment and prevention . Provide for a whole range of community-based services for the identification, motivation, counselling, de-addiction, after care and rehabilitation for Whole Person Recovery (WPR) of addicts; Formulate and implement comprehensive guidelines, schemes, and programmes using a multi-agency approach for drug demand reduction.

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Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. ISBN: OCLC. Get this from a library. Community-based drug demand reduction and HIV/AIDS prevention: a manual for planners, practitioners, trainers and evaluators. [United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.;].

6 Community-based drug treatment models for people who use drugs This report documents a range of models of community-based drug treatment interventions and experiences from Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, based on which the authors identify the essential components and minimum requirements needed to define such Size: 1MB.

Last Fiscal Year (FY12) alone, the United States spent over $10 billion to support drug demand reduction programs, compared to $ billion for international drug control programs.

Inthe Obama Administration provided over $88 million to prevent drug use before it begins as part of the U.S. Drug Free Communities Support Program. Community based drug treatment refers specifically to an integrated model of treatment in the community. It includes services from detoxification through to aftercare and also involves the coordination of any number of non-specialist services that are needed to meet client's needs.

Guidance for Community-Based Treatment and Care Services for People Affected by Drug Use and Dependence in Southeast Asia and dedication to the development of community-based treatment of drug use disorders in Southeast Asia.

Demand reduction A general term used to describe policies or programmes directed at reducing the. This component of a community prevention intervention is concerned with demand reduction involving the host, i.e., the reduction of youth desire for/use of harmful legal products (Figure 1).

The primary means of intervention is school-based education concerned with information about risks and local norms, as well as life skills, for resisting Cited by: National Task Force on Drug Demand Reduction and Capacity Building: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt.

of India () International Research Advisory Committee (RAC) of the Community Action on Harm Reduction (CAHR): International HIV/AIDS Alliance () MEMBERSHIP OF EDITORIAL AND ADVISORY BOARDS OF ACADEMIC JOURNALS. Treatment can be considered one in the panoply of strategies that could reduce demand for logic is simple: if drug users can be systematically removed from the drug marketplace through participation in treatment, demand will be reduced.

Demand Reduction Section is a unit Community-based drug demand reduction book the DEA's Office of Congressional and Public Affairs established to implement DEA's drug demand reduction efforts, including: (1) establishing an aggressive program of public awareness education for opinion and community leaders; (2) reaching millions of school-aged children with appropriate and.

Benefits and Challenges of Community-Based Collaboration for Researchers A subtle smile, twinkling eyes, and Southern charm helped Selbert Wood, President and Chief Executive Officer of STEP ONE, a North Carolina-based drug and alcohol abuse treatment program, illustrate, the gulf between research and practice in the field of addictions.

This article documents the development of a community-based drug intervention for low- to mild-risk drug users who surrendered as part of the Philippine government's anti-drug campaign. Successful demand reduction projects have; also been reported by UNDCP.

An integrated demand reduction project in Pakistan has succeeded in raising awareness among students and the general public concerning the dangers of drug abuse. Intervention teams involving a. The Extinction Market explores the causes, means, and consequences of poaching and wildlife trafficking, with a view to finding ways of suppressing them.

Vanda Felbab-Brown evaluates the. The Young Marines is the focal point for the U.S. Marine Corps' Youth Drug Demand Reduction efforts. Mission Statement The Mission of the Young Marines is to positively impact America's future by providing quality youth development for boys and girls that nurtures and develops its members into responsible citizens who enjoy and promote a.

significant demand for risk reduction, including drug addiction counseling and relapse prevention interventions in both closed and community-based settings for drug users, recovering drug users, and their Size: 1MB. COMMUNITY BASED DRUG EDUCATION programme is a model of best practice and is included on the Exchange on Drug Demand Reduction Action (EDDRA) as a recognised drug intervention programme.

The programme is regional drug task forces in order to explore options to deliver programmes in other areas andFile Size: 1MB. The U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) publishes the Field Guide to Drug Demand Reduction Program Development annually as a resource for U.S.

Embassy personnel. INL shares the publication with the drug demand reduction community to promote coordinated efforts on comprehensive, public. Development of Community-Based Interventions: The Philippine Experience Community-based intervention, drug recovery, punitive approach to drug demand reduction.

Community-Based Drug Demand Reduction Centre, Khazana The Role Of Dost Welfare Foundation in Rehabilitation of Drug Addicts College University of Peshawar (Institute of Social Work, Sociology and Gender Studies) Grade A Author Noor Ahmed (Author) Price (Book) US$ Price (eBook) US$ example, drug demand reduction policy has become more rational and more evidence-based during the last few years, at least partly due to the establishment of the European Monitoring Centre for Drug and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA).

Nowadays, debates on drug policy are less emotional and result in less spur-of-the-moment decisions, which in the.

Education: The purpose of drug education is to limit the demand for drugs by providing information about drugs and the dangers of drug abuse, and ultimately changing drug abuse behavior 2. Treatment: The goal of treatment is to remove the physical, emotional, and environmental conditions that have contributed to drug dependency 3.

drug courts should prioritize drug cour t programs that will be able to support themselves via self-sustained state funding sources within two to three years. Finding: Most Americans are unaware of the impact that illegal drug consumption has in fomenting violence in drug producing and transit countries in Latin America and the Size: 2MB.

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Inhe and his colleagues established Addictus Research and Intervention Center Inc., to assist the Philippine government in drug demand reduction work by working with families and communities and local and international partners in reducing drug use among young people in urban communities.

It is the nodal Ministry for drug demand reduction. It coordinates and monitors all aspects of drug abuse prevention which include assessment of the extent of the problem, preventive action, treatment and rehabilitation of addicts, dissemination of. Author(s): United Nations.

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. Title(s): Community-based drug demand reduction and HIV / AIDS prevention. A manual for planners, practitioners, trainers and evaluators.

Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York, New York, United Nations, Description: [] p. The program focuses on character building, leadership, and promotes a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.

The Young Marines is the official youth program of the U.S. Marine Corps and the focal point for the Marine Corps' Youth Drug Demand Reduction efforts.

Young Marine units are community-based programs lead by dedicated adult volunteers. The 31st Medical Operations Squadron provides approximat outpatient visits annually to almost 8, beneficiaries.

Services offered include Pediatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Allergy and Immunizations, Mental Health, Family Advocacy, Educational and Developmental Intervention Services, Digital Radiology and Mammography, Ultrasound, Drug.

“Demand reduction programmes should cover all areas of prevention, from discouraging initial use to reducing the negative health and social consequences of drug abuse.

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is actively involved in drug prevention and education efforts designed to reduce the demand for drugs in this country.

These efforts are coordinated through DEA’s Demand Reduction Program, which was formally created in   From initiating peer-led interventions for teenagers to setting up outreach and drop-in centres for those affected, a targeted drug-demand reduction programme will soon be rolled out in high-risk.This publication was formulated by Dr.

Giorgi Pkhakadze, HIV/AIDS programme specialist and head of the Drug Demand Reduction, Drugs and HIV/AIDS Unit of the UNODC Country Office Myanmar. Core Team: Mr. Shariq Bin Raza, Ms. Khyn Hla Munn, Mr. Nyi Nyi, Mr. Erwan Le Grand, Mr. Gray Sattler, Dr.