Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,159 headlines found
[USA] President Obama: It's time to submit the World Health Organization's tobacco treaty to the US Senate for ratification.
Fullfil your 2008 campaign promise to submit the international WHO FCTC Tobacco treaty to the full US Senate for ratification. 168 countries have already ratified the treaty. The United States are one of nine remaining countries that still needs to ratif
Feb 7, 2013 SignOn.org: Re-Inventing People-Powered Politics
added Feb 7, 2013 08:27
This came up at an International Tobacco Growers’ Association-Africa meeting held recently in Zambia. Tobacco growers opposed the ultimate eradication of tobacco growing
Jun 14, 2012 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 15, 2012 12:40
Zimbabwe Framework for Tobacco Control Trust [ZFTCT] ... for Zimbabwe to wake up and smell the coffee by starting to gradually shift from tobacco as its key money maker to other crops that provide food on the table for both children and adults, thereby al
Sep 20, 2013 Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Sep 20, 2013 11:53
According to the new law, smokers will be among others prohibited from smoking in public areas like such as office buildings, court premises, factories, cinema halls, theatres, hospitals, clinics, restaurants, hotels and bars, among other places.
Oct 8, 2012 East African Business Week
added Oct 12, 2012 08:01
The Bill has attracted mixed reactions from varied sections of the public with health activists supporting the passing of the Bill while some sections of the private sector especially tobacco dealers calling for deletion of some sections of the law.
Jul 28, 2015 UGO (Uganda Goes Online) (ug)
added Jul 30, 2015 14:48
Is the government of India doing anything to take on the tobacco industry? The Supreme Court of India doesn’t think so – and in July 2013, reprimanded the government for colluding with the tobacco industry and its lobbyists. “Every day, every moment, peo
Aug 13, 2013 Newslaundry (in)
added Sep 13, 2013 15:35
Against a backdrop of delays in making pictorial health warnings on cigarette packs mandatory, almost 110, 000 new smokers have taken up smoking within the last five years, The Nation learns. Senior House Officer at the National Cancer Institute, Mahara
Apr 7, 2013 The Nation (lk)
added Apr 7, 2013 00:55
Five graphic images, three for cigarette and two for shisha products, will be used
Aug 9, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:48
ATN criticised the irresponsible conduct of, and fatal deception by British American Tobacco Botswana (BATB) ... in a campaign created to undermine and compete with more effective youth smoking prevention campaigns sponsored by the Government and non-gove
Jan 13, 2015 Mmegi (bw)
added Jan 14, 2015 10:35
The World Health Organization Regional office for Africa, with support from the government of Norway held a Regional Consultation on Tobacco and Trade in Windhoek from 4 to 6 February.
Feb 8, 2013 Namibia Economist (na)
added Feb 13, 2013 21:11