Accordingly, departments, sectors, agencies and People’s Committees of districts, towns are tasked to implement missions and solutions in accordance with the Government’s direction on the National Strategy of HIV/AIDS prevention and control.
The Municipal Steering Committee 138 will advise the Municipal People’s Committee to issue directive documents on prevention and control of drug, HIV/AIDS, prostitution, drug detoxification and post-treatment management; preferential policies to create favorable conditions for enterprises to join in communication, education of prevention and control of drug, HIV/AIDS, prostitution and drug treatment; strengthen the popularization to warn risks of synthetic drugs; boost the detection and prosecution of violation cases related to drug transportation and storage; innovate the drug detoxification; reduce 50% of prostitution hotspots by the end of 2018.
The Department of Police is assigned to request police forces at all levels to strengthen the fight against drug crimes; review and make the list of drug users and make records to manage them in localities; increase the war against drug crimes in key areas, routes; investigate and handle violation cases related to drug transportation and storage.
The Department of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs will complete the conversion of detoxification establishments; strengthen the application of drug detoxification with the made-in-Viet Nam herbal medicines according to directions of the Government, ministries, central-level sectors and the Municipal People’s Committee; enhance inspection; focus on implementing the Program on prostitution prevention and control for the 2016-2020 period.
The Department of Health is in charge of reviewing ten years (2008 – 2017) of implementing the Program on drug treatment with Methadone and fulfilling targets at Decision No. 2008/QD-TTg dated June 20, 2014 of the PM in the capital city.
People’s Committees of districts and towns will enhance the state management of prevention and control of HIV/AIDS, drug and prostitution; ask subordinate units to regularly review the number of drug users and take them to detoxification facilities, allocate local budgets to effectively implement drug prevention and control.
Chair-people of People’s Committees of districts and towns take responsibility to the Municipal People’s Committee in managing addicts and completing targets of prevention and control of drug, prostitution and HIV/AIDS assigned by the Government, the PM and the Municipal People’s Committee.