Towards evidence-based drug policies: why data collection on treatment and drug-related infectious diseases matters

The seminar gathered experts from the eastern partnership countries. The objective of the seminar was to discuss the role of evidence-based data collection in the development of a national drug policy framework; to exchange opinions in the field of monitoring treatment access and drug-related infectious diseases; and to explore potential areas for cooperation between the EMCDDA and the participating countries starting from 2012.