INTER-AGENCY COMMITTEE ON ANTI-ILLEGAL DRUGS (ICAD) ADVOCACY CLUSTER - REGION 5 CONVENED FOR THE 3RD QUARTER 2023
December 5,2023 3:25 pm
Activities in Support of Buhay Ingatan, Droga'y Ayawan (BIDA) Program in Region VI
October 5,2023 9:33 am
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Comprising of 19 member agencies, the Advocacy cluster conducts a nationwide campaign for the government’s anti-illegal drug policy and all implementing programs.
The Enforcement cluster is responsible for conducting anti-illegal drug operations with the support of other law enforcement agencies, including the conduct of investigations against drug syndicates, financiers, and other target personalities. The Enforcement cluster comprises 16 member agencies.
The Justice cluster, which comprises nine member agencies, is primarily responsible for the expeditious prosecution of all drug cases, the provision of legal assistance to law enforcers, and ensuring the availability of public attorneys for the protection of individuals’ rights, such as in instances of voluntary surrenders and warrantless arrests during anti-illegal drug operations.
This cluster implements drug rehabilitation programs and ensures the reintegration of former drug dependents and other drug personalities as useful members of society. This cluster has the most agencies with 23 members.