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it is my belief that Tanzania has no reason to continue and promote tobacco farming, rather our politicians must now change their mindset in persuading tobacco farmers to substitute tobacco farming for other crops. Health is source of wealth.
Jun 11, 2017 The Citizen (tz)
added Jun 11, 2017 13:37
Almost 81 lakh Indians quit tobacco in the last seven years, showcasing the impact of anti-tobacco campaigns. The campaigns, however, had only a limited reach among the people from a poor socio-economic background as khaini (smokeless tobacco) and bidi
Jun 9, 2017 Deccan Herald (in)
added Jun 9, 2017 12:16
Union Health Minister J P Nadda was today conferred the WHO Director-General's Special Recognition Award for accelerating India's tobacco control initiatives and taking bold measures to protect people against hazards of tobacco use.
Jun 8, 2017 Zee News (in)
added Jun 8, 2017 16:18
The GST negotiations in India featured intensive lobbying by every sector of the tobacco industry, including major cigarette companies, bidi “barons” and smokeless tobacco manufacturers. By subjecting tobacco to the highest GST rate, the government of In
Jun 8, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 8, 2017 14:41
Poor people aren't getting the public health support they need to quit smoking and obtain good medical care so they can control their blood pressure -- or prevent high blood pressure in the first place, said Lloyd-Jones. He's chair of preventive medicin
Jun 7, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 8, 2017 03:58
unless we bring the affected community centre stage, alongside specialists and experts, we can happily (or rather sadly) keep on observing World No Tobacco Day forever.
Jun 3, 2017 Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45
new figures on Wednesday which show that the government’s efforts to discourage smoking have had more of an impact on people with university and college degrees than on the low-skilled. The number of graduates who smoke has gone down from 34% in 1989 to 1
May 31, 2017 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jun 6, 2017 19:19
In a letter to the council, Elorza says that while the ban is ostensibly about smoking, the true target is the homeless community. He says the ordinance would criminalize poverty, be a waste of police resources and be ineffective.
Jun 2, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 5, 2017 21:02
HealthJustice Philippines, a think tank and advocacy group with legal expertise in tobacco control and health promotion, supports the [WHO] in calling all countries to prioritize and accelerate tobacco control efforts as part of the responses to the 2030
Jun 3, 2017 Manila Times (ph)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:12
"This is clearly the goal: Africans younger than 25 years of age represent a market of 700 million people," says Oumar Ndao. Recognizing the threat, the Senegalese government took action, voting in 2014 for anti-smoking legislation that is among the stri
May 31, 2017 International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:40