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Alcohol controls should match those on smoking

Strengthening the tobacco control treaty on the ground

When governments established the working group (WG) on sustainable measures for the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in 2012, FCA immediately started advocating for sufficient resources so that the WG could hold meetings and take ... FCTC, 6 days ago
Tobacco: the Empire strikes back Hindu Business Line, 2 weeks ago

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 month ago

Health advocates call for stricter enforcement of the law banning the sales of cigarettes near schoolsBe Leilani S. Junio

6:03 am MANILA, March 17 — Health advocates from the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Alliance Philippines (FCAP) called on Tuesday for stricter enforcement of the law prohibiting the selling of cigarettes near universities and other ...
 Balita.org1 month ago

Finance ministry may be urged to shun meet funded by tobacco companies

NEW DELHI: Faced with opposition from public health activists, the health ministry is set to intervene and may soon urge the finance ministry to distance itself from an upcoming international conference in New Delhi, being co-organised by a ...
 Times of India4 days ago Opinion: Open Letter to the Health Minister About Tobacco and Cancer  NDTV4 weeks ago Health Ministry Assessing Economic Impact of Tobacco Control  Government of Jamaica2 months ago SAARC countries to strengthen health cooperation  Domain-B1 week ago

MoS, bureaucrats on guest list of tax meet funded by tobacco giants

Outfit organising conference works to undermine tobacco control policies, say activists. After courting controversy over its decision to stay implementation of 85 per cent pictorial warnings on packets of tobacco products, the NDA government ...
 Indian Express6 days ago
Brunei Times

WHO urges total ban on tobacco advertising in China

The World Health Organization (WHO) and other tobacco control organizations on Thursday called on China to ban tobacco advertising. The move came days ahead of the third review of a draft amendment to China'sLaw by the nation's top legislature. ...
 Individual.com2 weeks ago WHO urges ban on tobacco advertising in China  China Development Gateway2 weeks ago WHO CALLS FOR TOTAL BAN ON TOBACCO ADVERTISING IN CHINA  NAM News Network2 weeks ago Call for total ban on tobacco advertising in China  Shanghai Daily2 weeks ago
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Tobacco use declining wrldwide- WHO

Home News Article M Mar 18 2015 Tobacco use declining but major intensification needed in reduction and control efforts 18 MARCH 2015 ABU DHABI/GENEVA New data show a declining rate of tobacco use and an increase in numbers of non-smokers. But ...
 Zawya.com1 month ago Tobacco use on decline forts  Modern Ghana1 month ago Tobacco use on decline  Ghana Broadcasting Corporation1 month ago WHO calls on gov'ts to intensify campaign against smoking  Islamic Republic News Agency1 month ago

High time to ban tobacco across the country

High time to stub out tobacco across the country Updated: 2015-03-07 09:15 By Bernhard Schwartlander(China Daily) A man smokes a cigarette near a no-smoking sign in Huai'an, Jiangsu province, on Nov 25, 2014.[Photo/IC] As thousands of ...
 CHINAdaily1 month ago High time to stub out tobacco across the country  CHINAdaily1 month ago CHINESE PEOPLE : High time to stub out tobacco across the country  4 Traders1 month ago

Nepal Receives Bloomberg Philanthropies Award For Tobacco Control

Nepal has been honored with the prestigious Bloomberg Philanthropies Award for Global Tobacco Control at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH 2015). South Asian region has very high levels of tobacco use, thus the rates of ...
 MedIndia1 month ago Bloomberg lauds PH for sin tax law  Rappler1 month ago

Nepal leading the way in tobacco control in South Asia

The South Asian region has very high levels of tobacco use, and thus not surprisingly, rates of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and other tobacco related illnesses rage high. Nepal is in the spotlight by demonstrating high commitment to tobacco ...
 Kashmir Times1 week ago Nepal leading tobacco control in South Asia: Will it spiral domino effect on other nations?  Today.Az1 month ago Nepal Demonstrates High Commitment to Tobacco Control in South Asia  NewsBlaze1 month ago Nepal Leading Tobacco Control in S. Asia: Will It Spiral Domino Effect on Other Nations?  Seoul Times1 month ago
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