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Message to Countries Worldwide: Stop Marlboro

Around the world, health advocates are fighting back against the latest youth-oriented marketing campaign for Marlboro cigarettes – and calling on governments to stop Marlboro...“Don’t be a Maybe. Be Marlboro.” – has boosted Marlboro’s global sales throu
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 26, 2015 16:15
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Slovenia plans to set national tobacco goals

The Slovenian Minister of Health, Ms Milojka Kolar Celarc, called on participants of a national event marking World No Tobacco Day to set national tobacco goals.
Balkans.com (cy)
added Jun 21, 2015 16:30
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Belarus against tobacco for World No Tobacco Day

Ministry of Health of Belarus conducted a national information and education campaign, called "Belarus against tobacco", between 11 and 31 May 2015. Culminating in World No Tobacco Day on 31 May, the campaign activities included:
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 21, 2015 16:28
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[Pennsylvania] World No Tobacco Day ‘Big Butt Cleanup’

June 3, local youth set out on the second annual “Big Butt Cleanup.” The cleanup was in celebration of the World Health Organization’s (WHO), World No Tobacco Day (WNTD), which seeks to educate the public about the risks of tobacco use and campaigns for e
Titusville (PA) Herald
added Jun 15, 2015 11:40
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[Africa] WHO Urges Nigeria To Rectify Law Against Tobacco

The Coordinator of WHO in Lagos, Dr Sunday Abidoye, made the call in Lagos at an event organised by the UN Information Centre (UNIC), the Nigeria Heart Foundation and the UN Association of Nigeria. The event, jointly organised to commemorate ”World
Leadership (ng)
added Jun 9, 2015 17:13
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Tobacco industry accused of ‘appalling hypocrisy’ over smuggled cigarettes

(ASH) has highlighted what it terms “the appalling hypocrisy” of the tobacco industry in its public hand wringing over the extent of cigarette smuggling while at the same time helping to fuel the illicit trade. Its new briefing*, published to coincide wi
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Jun 8, 2015 00:23
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How do you sell death? The tangled world of illicit tobacco

So to mark this year's World No Tobacco Day, let's delve into the tangled history of the illicit tobacco trade, where corporate words fail to match corporate actions – and public health loses out.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 7, 2015 22:17
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Multisectorial efforts needed to address tobacco control in the Republic of Moldova

25% of the population and 50% of men smoke, and 90 000 of today's youth population will take up smoking in the absence of strong tobacco control measures, highlighted Mrs Svetlana Cotelea, the Deputy Minister of Health, during a press conference held on t
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 7, 2015 22:15
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[Africa] Ghanaian Media sensitized to support fight against Tobacco

A day’s sensitization workshop has been held for some selected Ghanaian journalists in Accra. It was part of activities lined up by the Ministry of Health (MoH), the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and other stakeholders to mark this year’s World No Tobacco D
SpyGhana.com (gh)
added Jun 7, 2015 22:13
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[Africa] Ghana asked to regulate tobacco supply chain

Speaking at the Ghana 2015 International No Tobacco Day event in Accra, Dr Faried called for effective measures for facilitating or obtaining technical assistance and financial support, capacity building and international cooperation in order to achieve
Ghana News Agency (gh)
added Jun 7, 2015 10:30
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