Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,292 headlines found
This month, Argentina will join the growing list of Latin American countries that compel tobacco companies to display health warnings about the dangers of smoking on cigarette packs, illustrated with graphic images.
Jun 12, 2012 IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:33
the growth of the tobacco industry is ensured by the enormous number of smokers in Asia and first of all in China. The WHO blames the Chinese authorities for the failure of the global anti-smoking campaign.
Jul 17, 2012 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Jul 17, 2012 12:29
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
The 2013 Asia Pacific Association for the Control of Tobacco (APACT) Conference was held in August, 2013 in Chiba, Japan to address the prevention and control of tobacco use worldwide, with a special focus on the Asia Pacific region
Sep 25, 2013 Pakistan Christian Post (pk)
added Sep 25, 2013 08:21
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
Farmers in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa are bracing for yet another attack on their livelihood but this time by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as Pakistan has signed a Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), squeezing the already thin field for tobacco
Jul 1, 2012 The News (pk)
added Jul 1, 2012 18:53
The health and well-being of its citizens is priceless. The government has to walk its talk since it became a Party to the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in 2005.
Aug 15, 2012 Malaysiakini (my)
added Aug 16, 2012 02:27
Aug 15, 2012 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 15, 2012 16:22
Ethiopian Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Authority (EFMHACA) ...has drafted a directive which is expected to enter into force in the next three months....prohibits indoor smoking in public places such as hotels, bars, nightclubs
Jan 10, 2015 The Reporter (et)
added Jan 12, 2015 00:34
The number of male smokers in Uzbekistan has decreased from 30% in 2002 to 22% today, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). Only 3% of its female population smokes, Health Ministry spokesman Furkat Sadykov said.
Oct 1, 2013 CentralAsiaOnline.com (USCENTCOM--U.S. Department of Defence)
added Oct 3, 2013 15:45