Illegal drugs in Hong Kong: problems and probable solutions
Illegal drugs in Hong KongFrom CNN• 16-year-old Hong Kong boy making two phone calls for delivery: one for pizza, the other for the drug ketamine.• two teenage girls were found semi- conscious in a car park after overdosing on ketamine• a 13-year-old boy joined a gang and was given free ketamine.
Illegal drugs in Hong Kong
Illegal drugs in Hong KongDrug testing in schools started as a pilotscheme in Tai Po secondary schoolsaround 2010. Supporters of the testingsay that the pilot scheme has shownresults, with a decline in the number ofyoung drug abusers, indicating itsdeterrent effect. However, others say thatit’s failed to identify hidden cases.
Illegal drugs in Hong Kong• Methadone clinics• What are they?• Successful?• Dropouts• Unemployment rate