5 months PDEA adopts three-pronged strategy in war against drug MB
By Chito Chavez The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has adopted a three-pronged strategy in a bid to further enhance the government’s war against illegal drugs. PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) PDEA Director General Aaron N. Aquino explained the three prongs are Supply Reduction, Demand Reduction and Harm Reduction. “Cognizant of the rapidly changing landscape of the drug problem in the country, integrated and holistic approaches must be employed to achieve a maximum impact to be felt by the Filipino citizenry,” Aquino said. Supply Reduction Approach involves disrupting the manufacturing and distribution supply chain of ... more