H.E. Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Saidi, Minister of Health and Head of the National Committee for Narcotics & Psychotropic Substances (NCNPS) presided over at the headquarters of the Ministry of Health the first meeting of the Committee in 2018.
The meeting reviewed the recommendations that were activated, the minutes and achievements of the previous meeting (23rd meeting). It also discussed the mechanism of activating the programs of the National Strategy for the Control of Drug and Psychotropic Substances for the years 2018 – 2022.
In addition, the meeting also reviewed the proposal of implementing and managing the programs of awareness and media plan by the specialized companies and institutions, as well as the latest developments on the therapeutic and rehabilitation projects in relation to the drugs.
The meeting was attended by the committee’s members from the concerned ministries.