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Office in Astana trained prosecutors on oversight of anti-drug activities

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Illicit drugs and chemical precursors
Subject
Illicit drugs and chemical precursors
Date(s)
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Region
Central Asia
Keywords
drugs, trafficking

Summary

From 21 to 24 April the Programme Office in Astana, in co-operation with the US Embassy and the Institute of the Prosecutor General’s Office, organised a training seminar on prosecutorial supervision of cases related to the trafficking of drugs.

Some 40 prosecutors, police officers and representatives of national security services learned how to supervise the implementation of laws and legal acts on anti-drug authorities (public health agencies, enterprises and other organizations), the compliance with the law on the prevention of drug use among minors, and to organize prosecutorial oversight of law enforcement bodies engaged in operative investigation activities in the fight against drug trafficking and supervision over the observance of laws against drug abuse in detention centres, institutions and bodies of the penalty.

Information

Added on
11 Jul 2016
Origin
OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Region
Kazakhstan
Keywords
drugs, trafficking
Rights
OSCE