CAMPAIGN AGAINST DRUGS THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA
The fight against drug trafficking must be increasingly intense. Moreover, drug trafficking is also carried out through various means. Target victims from various ages and from a variety of social environments.
Related to that, the action against drugs must also be done in various ways. Among them are conducting intensive awareness efforts through social media. Because social media today is very close to the younger generation.
"Drug resistance must not stop. Efforts to campaign for the dangers of drugs must continue to be expanded. Through means that are familiar with millennial generation, "said UMB Deputy Chancellor, Dr. Hadri Mulya after attending the commemoration of the International Narcotics Day with the theme of Millennial Action with Narcotics Skin at the UMB campus, Jakarta, Monday (15 July 2019).
The Vice Chancellor added that the campaign through social media was felt to be very appropriate. Given the millennial generation is very close to social media. It's just that the campaign material must also be in line with the millennial generation. In order to provide broad benefits.
Moreover, he continued his campaign patterns do not always take the form of photographs or writing. Video campaigns that are spread through social media can also be more effective. Moreover, the millennial generation is very close to the form of video.
This activity was held in commemoration of the International Narcotics Day (HANI) 2019. The activity was organized by UKM Artipena Muda Universitas Mercu Buana, which invited fellow students from various universities, including Universitas Prof. Dr. Moestopo (Beragama), Universitas Budi Luhur, Universitas Islam Negri Syarif Hidayatullah, Kalbis Institute, Institut Teknologi Alkamal, Universitas Bina Sarana Informatika,STIK St. Carolus, Politeknik Manufaktur (Polman) Astra, Akademi Televisi Indonesia (ATVI), Akademi Refraksi Optisi (ARO) Leprindo dan perwakilan Fornas MAPAN (Forum Nasional Mahasiswa Anti Narkoba).
The event was closed with a joint declaration from the seminar participants to fight drugs. As well as being a campaign agent against drug trafficking in the campus and surrounding areas. (author: Priyo Wahyudi / editor: Riko Noviantoro / University Secretariat and Public Relations Bureau / www.mercubuana.ac.id / email: [email protected])