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DDB Statement on the President’s memo ordering PDEA to lead the anti-drug campaign

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) welcomes the President’s recent memorandum directing the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to be the lead agency in the conduct of anti-drug operations.

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DDB Statement on the PNP’s plan to launch own drug rehabilitation program

While the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) recognizes the efforts of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the campaign against drugs, the agency would like to caution it from implementing its own treatment and rehabilitation program.

On Thursday, the PNP shared with the media its plan to launch a “progressive community-based recovery and wellness program” in partnership with a non-government organization for drug users who voluntarily surrendered to authorities.

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DDB Statement on the involvement of narcopoliticians in terrorist activities in Marawi

The “Lanao del Sur Drug Trade Diagram” released by the President is an apparent indicator of the link between illegal drugs and crimes.

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DDB Chair Santiago pushes for community-based drug treatment and rehabilitation

Speaking before members of the media during the Kapihan sa Manila Bay Press Conference at Café Adriatico last Wednesday, August 30, Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) Chairman Secretary Dionisio Santiago emphasized the need to establish community-based treatment and rehabilitation.

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DDB recognizes PCSO’s contribution to the anti-drug fight

The Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) on Monday recognized the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) for the support to drug abuse prevention and control initiatives and other special projects of the agency.

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Statement of the DDB Chairman on the alleged property beside Parojinog’s rest house in Ozamiz

“I do not have any property in Ozamiz City.” DDB Chairman Dionisio R. Santiago clarifies, following insinuations that a vacant lot beside a rest house owned by the Parojinogs belonged to him.

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President Duterte appoints Gen. Dionisio Santiago as the new DDB Chair

General Dionisio Santiago, former Executive Director of the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) and former Director General of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) was appointed by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte as the new Chairman of the Dangerous Drugs Board.

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Clarification on the published news article that the DDB plans to put up rehab center for Bacolod

Last June 26, the national celebration of the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was successfully held in Bacolod City. The event was supported and graced by officials of the Local Government of Bacolod City as well as the province of Negros. It was also covered by the city's local media.

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17,000 advocates join anti-drug walk

More than 17,000 anti-drug advocates participated in a walk that marked the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (IDADAIT) in Bacolod City Monday [June 26], based on crowd estimate by the police.

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