Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,338 headlines found
the average price for a pack of cigarettes will be 238 rubles ($7.5) by 2020. Current prices range from 30 to 80 rubles per pack ($1-3). Not only ordinary smokers, but also the Ministry of Finance were left dissatisfied with the move. The department pro
Jun 14, 2013 Pravda Online
added Jun 14, 2013 09:53
Washington has done embarrassingly little to address the problem overseas. The US government spends about $8 billion on global health annually, but only about $7 million on tobacco-control efforts overseas,
Dec 27, 2012 Boston (MA) Globe
added Dec 27, 2012 05:32
A GROUP of civil society organisations campaigning on public health has asked the Ministry of Health to enact a comprehensive tobacco control law in line with the country's international commitments.
Oct 4, 2012 Zambia Post (zm)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:01
A cross-sectional analysis of how young adults perceive tobacco brands: implications for FCTC signatories
Given this evidence, signatories should see plain packaging policies as a priority consistent with their FCTC obligations to eliminate all tobacco advertising and promotion.
Sep 17, 2012 BioMed Central (uk)
added Sep 18, 2012 01:12
Tobacco Free Association of Zambia(TOFAZA) Executive Director, Brenda Chitindi. She says Zambia being a party to the convention (FCTC) must strive to put in place measures that will ensure significant drop in the cultivation and consumption of tobacco.
Aug 28, 2012 Times of Zambia (zm)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:07
A coalition of civil society groups under the collective banner MATA has called on the government to withdraw its support for the World Tobacco Asia (WTA) conference, slated for Sept. 19. The coalition, comprising the Indonesian Consumers Protection Fou
Aug 10, 2012 Jakarta Post (id)
added Aug 13, 2012 15:26
Instead of the WHO regulating such issues, it should be left solely to the World Trade Organization to decide matters regarding trade between nations, Ulle said. He added that the JTI and other similar groups have goals in common with the FCTC and would
Nov 7, 2016 Politico
added Nov 7, 2016 22:07
As ISIS found out in Kirkuk and Erdogan has realized in Turkey, convincing Middle Easterners to quit smoking is an uphill battle. Among the Turkish people, poverty and economic struggles have only increased already high rates of tobacco consumption. On a
Aug 20, 2016 Your Middle East
added Aug 20, 2016 20:39
This timeline provides a chronological overview of some of the main ways tobacco companies have tried to influence the development of Kenya's Tobacco Control Regulations 2014.
May 18, 2015 TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 18, 2015 10:40
According to the Alcohol and Drug Information Center (ADIC), the government follows the guidelines of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) with intention to reduce tobacco use and exposure. The guidelines/measures of the WHO are art
Aug 27, 2014 The Nation (lk)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:12