12th „Swerige mot narkotika“ (Sweden Against Drugs) conference took place on September 20-21 and was hosted by ECAD Sverige- European Cities Against Drugs and the City Eskilstune.
The Fair has become an annual event recently due to political and public interest in drug prevention and treatment in Sweden. Her Majesty Queen Silvia launched the conference. Major political figures, heads for Swedish customs and police, Icelandic Ambassador in Sweden, County Governor of Sörmland and international guests attended the conference among the 300 participants.
Chair of RUN and EURAD Board member, Boro Goic emphasized the significance and role of recovery oriented approach and importance of supportive communities for individuals and families affected by drug use.
By Mulka Nisic