Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,402 headlines found
“Tougher actions are needed for tobacco control and prevention,” said Poonam Khetrapal Singh, the WHO’s regional director. “Countries must equally tax all tobacco products, ban tobacco advertisements, enforce pictorial warnings on cigarette packs and imp
Sep 7, 2015 Jakarta Globe (id)
added Sep 7, 2015 11:19
The Kenyan government on Thursday pledged to enforce legislation to ban advertising and promotion of tobacco related products in order to halt the rising toll of deaths associated with smoking.
May 30, 2013 Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 7, 2013 10:32
Writing in Forbes, analyst Charles Sizemore concludes, "Though enforcement varies from country to country, there is really no such thing as a 'tobacco friendly' country anymore. Everywhere you look, the noose is getting tighter."
Mar 15, 2013 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 20, 2013 00:27
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers has warned against full implementation of the world Health Organisation's recommendations on tobacco control in the region. The recommendations made in the framework convention on tobacco control (FCTC) policy docum
Oct 1, 2012 Nairobi Star (ke)
added Oct 2, 2012 18:14
we are dismayed at the eagerness with which some on both sides have fanned the flames of division—and baffled at how the e-cigarette issue has consumed attention that should be directed to the real killer products: conventional cigarettes, the manufacture
Aug 14, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Aug 14, 2014 10:29
Health Canada... Period of reporting January 1, 2012 – December 31, 2013 ... 2. TOBACCO CONSUMPTION AND RELATED HEALTH, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC INDICATORS
Apr 10, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 20, 2014 10:16
Nadi Town in Fiji has become the first town in the Pacific to be declared tobacco free on Monday. It effectively embraces the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, of which Fiji is a signatory.
Apr 29, 2014 Islands Business International (nz)
added Apr 29, 2014 06:59
Throughout the world, tobacco farmers are beginning to switch to growing food or higher yielding crops, like bamboo. ... The campaign Unfairtobacco.org interviewed experts from Bangladesh, Kenya and Brazil during last year's Week of Alternative Liveliho
Feb 11, 2013 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Feb 14, 2013 13:57
Dec 28, 2012 Mondaq
added Dec 28, 2012 13:57
The proposals would be tabled at an FCTC Conference of Parties to take place in South Korea from November 11 to 17, 2012. The Malawi government has since declared that it will take a position against the matter.
Sep 20, 2012 Daily Times (mw)
added Sep 20, 2012 09:01