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[Connecticut] Amity High School sounds the alarm on e-cigarettes

Amity Regional High School in Woodbridge has identified a new concern for parents: electronic cigarettes. The devices are "unsafe and unfit for consumption by Amity students," Principal Charles Britton said in a March 22 message. A school administrator
New Haven (CT) Register
added Apr 10, 2013 14:50

[Uae, Uae: Sharjah] EDITORIAL: Controlled sale of tobacco products a good move

Sharjah’s step to ban availability of such items near schools and homes will help promote anti-smoking rules
Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 13:58

[Tanzania] Tobacco firm endorses donation worth Sh30m

Alliance One Tobacco Tanzania Limited (AOTTL) will next month donate building materials and 497 desks worth Sh28.055 million to schools in Tabora, Kigoma, Mara, Shinyanga and Ruvuma regions. The donation comes following requests that the company received
The Citizen (tz)
added Apr 4, 2013 08:10

Over 1000 Pakistani school-children start smoking daily

The latest report by the Pakistan Pediatrics Association reveals that between 1000 - 1200 school-going children, aged between 6-16 take up smoking every day. As part of the Association’s anti-smoking campaign, targeting the youth, their research estimates
Business Recorder (pk)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:46

[Netherlands] Smoking banned in just one in four secondary schools, says report

Just one in four Dutch secondary school playgrounds are officially smoke-free zones, according to new research by asthma research group Longfonds. (nl)
added Mar 25, 2013 17:17

1000 Pakistan school children take up smoking daily: Report

The Pakistan Pediatrics Association (PPA) has estimated that 1,000 to 1,200 school-going children aged six to 16 take up smoking every day in the country. According to a new report released by the association, both current and ex-smokers in the low socio
APP (Associated Press of Pakistan) (pk)
added Mar 24, 2013 16:02

[Indonesia] KJP Revocation for Students who Smoking and Using BlackBerry

Jakarta Provincial Government will make the requirement and prerequisite for Jakarta Smart Card (KJP) applicants stricter for students ... Among the things monitored from the students are their academic achievement and behavior. Smoking students will ha (Jakarta Provincial Government) (id)
added Mar 19, 2013 02:22

[Tanzania] Uyui DC lauds tobacco firm for desks donation

UYUI District Commissioner in Tabora Region, Ms Lucy Mayenga, has commended the Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (TLTC) for their continued support to education by donating desks and building classrooms. Speaking at a desks handover ceremony at Ila
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:35

A draft anti-tobacco law discussed by Qatari Cabinet

A draft anti-tobacco law being discussed by the State Cabinet is likely to increase the number of public health inspectors, who may include non-Qataris, according to senior public health officials. The existing law allows only Qataris in the government
Gulf in the Media
added Mar 10, 2013 14:41

[Tanzania] Tobacco firm supports Morogoro schools

SCHOOL committees in the country have been urged to utilize responsibly donations extended to the education centres by various stakeholders. The call was made here on Thursday by the Deputy Mayor of Morogoro, Ms Lydia Mbiaji, when receiving two classroom
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 1, 2013 13:45
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