Ecuador: youth and drug addiction

Posted on January 19, 2013 • Filed under: Drug Activity, Ecuador, Social Issues reported…..Drugs are not just sold around schools but within them. According to one head teacher, students find any number of ways to smuggle them in – hidden in pens, in the folds of their uniform or in the pages of their notebooks. “Drugs are present in schools, just like theft and violence, because they are present in society. All the things that are present in society are present in schools,” says Ricardo Loor, drugs prevention expert at the Guayaquil branch of Ecuador’s drugs agency, Consep. Read Article
Resource for substance abuse in young people

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