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Anti-smoking campaign held to support FCTC ratification in Jakarta
Xinhua News Agency

Anti-smoking campaign held to support FCTC ratification in Jak...

Students from Smoke Free Agent community hold an anti-smoking campaign to support the ratification of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Jakarta, Indonesia, Feb. 15, 2015. The anti-smoking campaign appealed to the Indonesian ... Xinhua News Agency, 1 month ago

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Nepal Leading Tobacco Control In South Asia: Will It Spiral Domino Effect On Other Nations?

in Nepal. "We need WHO FCTC Article 5.3 to protect the current achievements that Nepal has made on tobacco control. We must not lose the gains made in public health and succumb to industry interference. Domestic policies in lines of WHO FCTC Article ...
 Counter Currents1 week ago Nepal Demonstrates High Commitment to Tobacco Control in South Asia  NewsBlaze5 days ago Nepal Leading Tobacco Control in S. Asia: Will It Spiral Domino Effect on Other Nations?  Seoul Times3 days ago
Jamaica Star

Fact sheet - Tobacco: a barrier to sustainable development

Making implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) a priority in all countries will be critical to the achievement of the new sustainable development goals, says a new fact sheet. Titled Tobacco: A barrier to ...
 FCTC1 week ago Full speed ahead for FCTC  Jamaica Star3 weeks ago Tobacco control must accelerate to protect innocent children, women and men in Africa  WHO Regional Office for Africa4 weeks ago Kenya hosts commemoration to accelerate comprehensive implementation of WHO FCTC in the African Region  WHO Regional Office for Africa1 month ago
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance

World Cancer Day message from the FCTC Secretariat head, Dr. Vera Luiza Da Costa e Silva

There was a time, not long ago, when smoking was trendy. Televisions, billboards and magazines were covered in advertisements glorifying smoking. Concerts and sporting events were places for the tobacco industry to hand out free products and ...
 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance1 month ago WCTOH 2015 kicks off in Abu Dhabi  Arabian Business1 week ago

Talks on financing for NCDs should include the FCTC

It is now apparent that progress on tackling non-communicable diseases (NCDs*) has been insufficient and uneven. Countries are only slowly moving from their commitments toward action, including allocating resources. So when the World Health ...
 FCTC2 weeks ago
The Fish Site

First National Skipper Training Curriculum Launched for Maldivian Tuna Fishers

News 10 March 2015 MALDIVES - One year on from the launch of the Fishermen's Community and Training Centre (FCTC), the pole-and-line skipper curriculum has officially been recognised by the Ministry of Education, making it the first national ...
 The Fish Site2 weeks ago Maldives milestone  World Fishing2 weeks ago Pole-and-line skipper curriculum launched  fishnewseu.com2 weeks ago

Op-Ed of Dr. Yul Dorotheo, Vanquishing the tobacco scourge: Still a long way to go, published in the advent of the 10th Anniversary of the FCTC, in the context of the ASEAN region.

THE WORLD Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) turned 10 last Feb. 27. Given that tobacco kills six million people globally every year, the importance of celebrating this treaty cannot be over-emphasized. Today, there ...
 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance2 weeks ago 10 Years of the FCTC in the ASEAN  Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance3 weeks ago A decade of ensuring a world free from tobacco-related harms  Scoop4 weeks ago FCTC passion and cohesion dissipated after 10 years  Tobacco Reporter4 weeks ago
Government of Jamaica

Ministry of Health to Disseminate Joint Needs Assessment Report on FCTC Implementation in Jamaica

The Ministry of Health will be hosting a stakeholders meeting on Wednesday March 4, 2015 to disseminate and discuss the needs assessment report which was crafted after a joint needs assessment undertaken by the Ministry and the Convention ...
 Government of Jamaica3 weeks ago Health Ministry Assessing Economic Impact of Tobacco Control  Government of Jamaica3 weeks ago

Working group on sustainable measures: a test of the FCTC's success

By Yvona Tous FCA Policy Advisor The ultimate measure of the impact of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) is whether it leads to a reduction in tobacco use prevalence, as well as a significant drop in the disease and death ...
 FCTC1 month ago
Medical News Today

Experts call for a tobacco-free world by 2040

(Reuters) A world virtually free of tobacco and its devastating health consequences could be a reality within 30 years if governments showed political will and took stronger action against cigarette companies, health experts said on Friday. The ...
 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance2 days ago Experts call for UN to lead efforts toward tobacco-free world 31104  Medical News Today1 week ago Could world become smoke-free by 2040?  Times of Malta1 week ago NZ experts lead call for a tobacco-free world by 2040  University of Auckland1 week ago
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