Planning and Review Meeting February 2020, Ukraine

 

The VI Planning and Review Meeting of the EU-ACT Project Ukraine was held in Kyiv on February 11, 2020.

The meeting was chaired by Team Leader Mr. Thomas Carter, Deputy Project Leader, Regional Coordinator and gathered the representatives of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ministry of Justice, State Criminal Executive Service of Ukraine (SCES), Security Service of Ukraine, Office of Prosecutor General, Ministry of Health, Center for Mental Health and Monitoring of Drugs and Alcohol, State Service of Ukraine on Medicines and Drugs Control, National Police of Ukraine, Counter-Narcotics Department of the National Police of Ukraine, State Customs Service, State Financial Monitoring Service (SFMS) and State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.

The Regional Coordinator reviewed the main achievements since the beginning of the Project and informed about the Project Plan of Actions for 2020. During the meeting the beneficiaries emphasized on significant support of the Project, as a result of activities implemented such as Rehabilitation Program for Inmates with mental and behavioral disorders due to use of psychoactive substances for the SCES of Ukraine, activities aimed to improve coordination among Drug Forensic Labs, promotion Parallel Financial Investigations in Drug Trafficking Cases, by enhancing the cooperation between the SFMS and LEAs, operational support and capacity building of LEAs on drugs investigations.