Headlines Tagged with No Smoking Day/Week — 3,064 headlines found
The expiry of the current Federal Tobacco Control Strategy (FTCS) in March 2018 presents an opportunity to modernize the federal approach, reduce the burden of tobacco use on all Canadians and strengthen Canada's role as a world leader in public health.
May 31, 2017 Canada.ca (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
53 investors, health systems, pension funds and insurers, representing US$3.8 trillion in assets under management, have signed a statement to the World Health Organization (WHO) representatives and national health ministers openly supporting stronger reg
May 31, 2017 PRI Association (Principles for Responsible Investment) (uk)
added May 31, 2017 18:44
”We strive within our own scope of action to support the ambition of the World Health Organisation (WHO) in line with our commitment to the positive role finance can play in sustainable development more broadly".
May 31, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added May 31, 2017 18:33
Axa, Calpers, Scor and AMP Capital have already sold or are selling their tobacco investments. The companies launched their appeal on the annual World No Tobacco Day (WNTD). Along with 50 other firms with investments totalling $3.8tn, they have pledged "t
May 31, 2017 BBC Online
added May 31, 2017 18:26
Government of Canada marks World No Tobacco Day by sharing the What We Heard report from the National Forum on the Future of Tobacco Control in Canada
Forum brought together more than 150 stakeholders to set the groundwork for achieving aggressive target to drive down tobacco use in Canada to less than 5% by 2035
May 31, 2017 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:13
This includes medical costs of tobacco-related diseases, reduced productivity due to sick leave or early death. Speaking at a meeting last week ahead of World No Tobacco Day (May 31), Health Minister Nguyễn Thị Kim Tiến said Việt Nam has showed strong co
May 31, 2017 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 31, 2017 18:02
This page brings together coverage from around the world of World No Tobacco Day. It will be updated regularly with tweets, photos and links to news coverage.
May 31, 2017 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added May 31, 2017 17:48
This overview opens the lid on a Pandora’s Box containing the quieter but shockingly widespread impacts of tobacco from an environmental perspective. The tobacco industry damages the environment in ways that go far beyond the effects of the smoke tha
May 31, 2017 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 31, 2017 17:10
Seven out of ten nonsmokers in Greece are exposed to secondhand smoke in public spaces, according to a survey by the Hellenic Thoracic Society (HTS) on the occasion of the World No Tobacco Day Wednesday. Although a law against smoking in public places wen
May 31, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added May 31, 2017 16:55
China has more than 300 million smokers, with another 700 million exposed to second-hand smoke, according to China National Radio report.
May 31, 2017 Global Times (cn)
added May 31, 2017 16:46