Research


Key Performance Indicators for the National Drugs Strategy 2009-2016

  • EMCDDA indicators developed on the extent and nature of problem drug use in Ireland
  • Comprehensive and timely reporting systems in place for

(i) treatment and rehabilitation
(ii) progression of offenders with drug-related offences through the criminal justice system

  • Completion of identified research programme by the NACD.

The South Inner City Local Drugs Task Force believes that research into drug trends is core to delivering an effective and evidence-based response where and when it is needed.

The task force will continue to support the collection of data in services to monitor performance outcomes and identify areas in which the need for resources is the greatest.

To read some of our publications and reports click here