CND day 3 – Plenary, demand reduction and related measures: Portugal

Results of our recent policy changes have not showed an increase in drug use. Heroin however remains the main drug problem.
The downward trend of HIV has been an important success. HIV screening among drug users, NSP has been very important. HIV tests are free for all has also had a positive effect.
We would like to stress that continued investment in prevention and interventions has been an important process for us.

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