Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,192 headlines found
Uzbekistan ratified the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) in 2012 and is continuously working towards its implementation. According to the Global Tobacco Control Report 2012, the adult daily smoking prevalence was 10%. This number doe
May 21, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 21, 2014 10:18
After a spate of tobacco-related policy changes in China and across Asia, governments can only hope that these will be enough to stem the looming health epidemic that threatens to reverse the socioeconomic gains of the past decade.
Aug 22, 2012 Asian Scientist (sg)
added Aug 24, 2012 01:54
The ministry of health and welfare said yesterday that the 5th Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) will be held at COEX in southern Seoul from November 12 to 17.
Aug 5, 2012 Asia News Network (ANN) (th)
added Aug 5, 2012 13:37
Two papers in PLoS Medicine this week highlight again the tactics used by the tobacco industry when attempts are made to regulate them.
Jun 26, 2012 PLOS Blogs
added Jun 27, 2012 13:37
Lord Naseby has encouraged ministers to end a policy of keeping their distance from tobacco firms
Jun 19, 2012 MSN UK (uk)
added Jun 21, 2012 00:48
as Myanmar opens its doors to the world after half a century of military rule, it faces a new threat: Large multinational cigarette companies looking for new markets. After years of isolation, many young people want to be as "cool" as their Western peers
Nov 20, 2013 Al Jazeera
added Nov 20, 2013 15:25
Although the country ratified the WHO Framework Convention against Tobacco Control in 2004, Myanmar has failed to implement some of its guidelines – such as putting health warnings on cigarette packaging. That along with insufficient and poorly enforced
Nov 29, 2013 The Diplomat (jp)
added Nov 29, 2013 22:12
Lithuania would thus join the Protocol on the Elimination of the Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products, which supplements the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and take part in the creation of a global tracking and tracing sy
Jun 14, 2013 Lithuania Tribune (lt)
added Jun 14, 2013 17:44
Free Market Foundation executive director Leon Louw, a nonsmoker, says the proposed changes to the law are unbalanced and that laws should protect the rights of both smokers and nonsmokers.
Jul 13, 2012 Financial Mail (za)
added Jul 13, 2012 16:37
In this week's issue of PLoS Medicine, UK public health experts write that it is fair to say that the tobacco industry's comprehensive and huge response to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control is adopting a 'globalizatio
Jun 27, 2012 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 28, 2012 06:15