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Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day

Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day 04-07-2014 On 31 May 2014, the second "No Smoking Film Festival" was launched in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. There were many prominent people that participated in the event - the Ministry of Health, the mem
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:02
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Conference on World No Tobacco Day highlights efforts to reduce tobacco use in Slovenia

At the conference, Helena Koprivnikar of the NIPH said: "Increasing the rate of taxation and thus the price of tobacco products is the most effective component of any comprehensive tobacco control programme and the most cost-effective measure."
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 27, 2014 16:32
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Czech Republic celebrates World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day 2014 celebrations in the Czech Republic included a policy dialogue on national tobacco control policies and awareness-raising activities organized at national and local levels across the country.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 25, 2014 13:28
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[Azerbaijan] Baku hosts "No smoking" film festival

Baku joined World No Tobacco Day by hosting the "No Smoking!" film festival under the motto "Shoot a film instead of smoking". Prior to the event guests were shown a social project of Azerbaijani People's Artist Brilliant Dadasheva dedicated to the Worl
AzerNews (az)
added Jun 20, 2014 05:17
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[Canada] Health Minister’s statement on World No Tobacco Day

“I encourage all British Columbians who smoke to take advantage of the Smoking Cessation Program and to consider quitting on World No Tobacco Day, for your health and your pocketbook.”
Government of British Columbia (ca)
added Jun 9, 2014 10:23
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RAISING TAX ON TOBACCO: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW (PDF)

is the most cost-effective solution for reducing tobacco use in all types of settings. The experience of the Philippines and other countries, including Egypt, France and Turkey, shows that raising tobacco taxes is feasible and has real benefits for the he
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 6, 2014 14:23
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World No Tobacco Day – Special Isssue

We’d also like to take this opportunity to congratulate our Editorial Board chair, Professor Ken Warner, and Economics editor, Professor Frank Chaloupka on being awarded a WHO World No Tobacco Day Award.
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jun 6, 2014 14:13
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Anti-tobacco education in Singapore schools

A new anti-tobacco education programme will be introduced in all mainstream schools in Singapore by 2017. In addition, smoking cessation touchpoints will be increased from 150 to 600 by 2020.
The Nation (lk)
added Jun 4, 2014 19:45
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[Nigeria] World No Tobacco Day – Union demands increase in tax on tobacco products

The Association of Public Health Physicians of Nigeria (APHPN), in collaboration with the Nigerian Tobacco Control Research Group, on Saturday, urged the Federal Government to increase tax on tobacco products.
The Street Journal (ng)
added Jun 3, 2014 11:45
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[Asia, India] No sale of tobacco in Delhi on last day of every month

Delhi government plans a 'dry day' for smokers. There will be no sale of tobacco or related products on the last day of every month. This is being projected as a drive against tobacco use, and a campaign to generate awareness about tobacco's harmful effe
Times of India
added Jun 2, 2014 22:20
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