EU-ACT South Caucasus Regional Office in Tbilisi supports development of drugs rehabilitation programme in prisons in Georgia. For this purpose, two experts from Spanish Penitentiary Institutions have visited Tbilisi to conduct assessment of the rehab pilot programme designed by Special Penitentiary Service of the Ministry of Justice of Georgia from 12th to 16th November 2018.
The Chief Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia has asked EU-ACT Project to support study visits to two other countries in order to compare and contrast policies and procedures. This will inform the policy approach in Georgia. Therefore a delegation of four prosecutors and two investigators will be hosted by the Dutch Prosecutors Office from 29th October to 2nd November 2018.
EU-ACT Project - Georgian Regional Office, will organise a two-day workshop to agree the initial draft of the drugs strategy action plan covering 2019-2020, from 7th to 9th September at the Training Center of Justice in Kvareli.
A 3-day Awareness Seminar on New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) will be held in Tbilisi, Georgia on 17-19 July.
The regular Review and Planning Meeting of the EU-ACT Project will be held in Tbilisi on the 2nd of July.
Regional UNODC held an ad hoc training event from 18th to 26th of July in Batumi, Georgia.
The Workshop on Joint Investigation Teams and Controlled Deliveries was held in Tbilisi, Georgia from 26th February to 2nd March.
Following the Study Visit on Financial Investigation related to off-shore activities, trusts and beneficial ownership; best practices on Drugs, OC, Corruption and AR investigations that was organised in Madrid (Spain) from 6th to 8th of February 2018, a Mirror activity was held in Kiev, Ukraine from 9 to 10 October 2018.
EU-ACT Project - Ukrainian Regional Office, will organise a Training on analytical skills for Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) from 10th to 14th September in Kiev.
The third local Steering Committee Meeting was held in Kiev, in the Museum of History on June 20th.
A 3-day Workshop on New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) was held from 6th to 8th June in Kiev, Ukraine.
EU-ACT Project - Ukrainian Regional Office, organised the 1st phase of a long-term activity from 21st to 25th of May.
The Study Tour, was held in Madrid, Spain at CITCO from February 6th to 8th.
Local Steering Committee Meeting was held in Kiev, Ukraine on January 26th, 2018.
The Assessment of the psychological and psychiatric assistance in the Ukrainian penitentiary centers was developed in Zaporizhia, Ukraine from January 22nd to 26th.
A three-day Workshop on New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) was held from 19th to 21st September in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
A five-day workshop was organised in Issikul, Kyrgyzstan from 16th to 20th of July with the participation of an EU expert.
A two-day workshop will be organised in Bishkek from 26th to 27th June.
Local Steering Committee Meeting of EU-ACT Project was held in Bishkek on the 18th June 2018
A 3-day train-the trainers course will be held in Bishkek from 13th to 22nd June.
The training on Intelligence Analysis was organised in Bishkek from 4th to 13th June.
Two Ukrainian experts visited Kyrgyz facilities where Opiates Substitution Therapy is provided on 27th April.
Local Steering Committee Meeting was held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on January 24th.
EU -ACT Regional office in Tanzania organises a Seminar on New Psychoactive Substances, from 21st to 23rd November 2018 in Dar Es Salaam.
EU-ACT Tanzania has organised a workshop to draft a Rapid Reference Guide on Drug Related Offences in Arusha from 14th - 16th November 2018.
On 27th November 2017 EU-ACT Project was presented in Tanzania.
The workshop was hosted by CARICC in Almaty from 3rd to 6th of April.
A Regional Conference on New Psychoactive Substances was held in Pretoria, South Africa from 27th to 29th of November, 2018.
One prosecutor from each of the five countries already members of the Black Sea Prosecutors Network (Armenia, Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania and Ukraine) plus Georgia will meet in Madrid next 6 of November to discuss the first draft of the BSPN regulations, and potential activities plan for 2019 and 2020.
EU-ACT together with CADAP, in close consultation with EMCDDA, organised a regional expert workshop on “New Psychoactive Substances: Legal and Practical Challenges” in Almaty, Kazakhstan from 24th to 26th October 2018.
The Kick off Meeting of the Black Sea Prosecutors Network (BSPN) was organised by EU-ACT Project in Odessa from 26th to 27th of September 2018.
The Expert Working Group (EWG) Meeting on Comprehensive Approach to Drug Treatment and Care was held in Bishkek on 25th- 26th April.
The Global Conference on Illicit Drugs was organised in Toledo from 24th to 26th April.
The 61st Session of the Commission on Narcotics Drugs (CND) was held in Vienna, Austria, at Vienna International Centre from 12th to 16th of March, 2018.
In connection with Paris Pact Initiative (PPI), EU-ACT supported the organization of the PPI Expert Working Group on Cross-border Cooperation held in Tehran, from 11th - 12th December.