As a follow up to our on going school outreaches with support from key stakeholders like the National Drug Authority, CPAUG will hold the 1st Ever Eastern region Drug and Substance Abuse Youth Summit in Mbale districts for students and teachers in Secondary schools on 26th Sept. 2014 starting at 9am-12:45pm at Nkoma SSS bringing together a participation of over 5 schools and 400 students.
The Summit will be held on the theme: “Youth Against Drug Abuse: Our role in building a transformed society. ” Starting at 9am with a teachers session on drug and substance abuse facilitated by the National Drug Authority. The Executive Secretary/Registrar of NDA will give the keynote address and its expected that the Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Mbale will be the Chief Guest.
This activity is going to be a launch pad for the national campaign on Drug & substance Abuse in the coming years and a national conference on the same in June/July 2015.
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