In the context of regional and inter-regional cooperation, Algeria has been active on a number of fronts. Algeria participated in regional conferences and initiatives. In 2009 and 2010, the results have been encouraging.
Algeria has born the brunt of narcotic drugs like many countries and it has worked to share information to disrupt networks. Cocaine addiction is a recent development and is a threat to the country. Algeria has reaffirmed its commitment to regional and inter-regional cooperation.