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[Africa, Malawi] Alliance One Tobacco donates K11m library and a recreation hall

Alliance One Tobacco, a multinational tobacco company on Monday donated a K11 Million recreation hall and a library to Kalonga Full Primary School. ... "We have been assisting this school for eighteen years and we will continue doing that," said Malila
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jul 22, 2014 14:29

[Illinois] Chicago Moves On Regulations For Flavored Cigarette Sales Near Schools (UPDATED)

The full Chicago City Council may take up an ordinance at Wednesday's meeting that would ban flavored tobacco products, including menthol, from being sold 500 feet from a school. The current radius banning such sales near schools is 100 feet. The City Co
Progress Illinois
added Dec 11, 2013 22:49

[UK] Head ‘victim of hate campaign’: Parents abuse teacher after smoking ban at school gates

The [London, UK] Express
added Oct 20, 2013 20:02

[Australia] Meet the $1 puff daddy selling cigarettes to school kids

A CITY kiosk owner is set to be prosecuted for selling single cigarettes to school kids for just $1 each. Despite having been warned and fined for selling cigarettes to minors, a Sunday Herald Sun investigation has revealed the retailer is continuing to
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Sep 21, 2013 14:26

[Asia, Malaysia] Primary school pupils turning up with e-cigarette in Sabah

in a school that has sent shocked waves among their teachers. Puzzling them further is that the parents of the pupils caught with the e-cigarettes see no wrong for their children to...
The Star (my)
added Sep 1, 2013 02:58

Banning tobacco sales and advertisements near educational institutions may reduce students’ tobacco use risk: evidence from Mumbai, India

The tobacco sales ban near educational institutions could be expanded beyond 100 m. Greater enforcement is needed regarding the current bans, particularly because advertisement density within 100 m of schools was associated with all students’ tobacco use
Tobacco Control
added Aug 20, 2013 05:26

[New Zealand] Advancing the retail endgame: public perceptions of retail policy interventions

Mandatory tobacco-free retail zones around schools, and requiring stores selling tobacco to stock cessation products received strong support, even among daily smokers; both measures would reduce youth exposure to tobacco while providing smokers with bett
Tobacco Control
added Jul 11, 2013 02:02

[Philippines] Anti-bullying authorities in Metro Manila to keep eye on students who smoke

Some school bullies have been reported to use cigarettes to torment and harm their victims, radio dzBB's Mao dela Cruz reported. The report said the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority will keep watch over such students in schools in the metropoli
GMANews.TV (ph)
added Jun 16, 2013 12:14

[Maryland] Officer put camera in Glen Burnie High School bathroom to deter smoking

The Anne Arundel County police officer who placed a camera in the Glen Burnie High School bathroom told investigators he did it to deter students from smoking. The officer, who has since returned to duty, made the admission to investigators after the ca
Capital Gazette Communications
added Apr 30, 2013 21:46

[Sri Lanka] Adolescents smoking: Parents to blame

A study, involving some 6,000 students in grades 10 to 12 conducted by a researcher of the University of Colombo, in the Colombo district, reiterated the fact that many adolescents who smoke remain addicted throughout their lives. It also revealed over 4
The Nation (lk)
added Dec 8, 2012 15:00
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