Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,418 headlines found
Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (Tisa) Chairman & CEO Francois van der Merwe told the media on Monday the impact would be devastating for famers, their dependents and certain countries’ economies.
Nov 6, 2012 Moneyweb (za)
added Nov 6, 2012 07:29
One can only hope that the policy window will open after the dust of power jockeying settles. A silver lining in the cloud: the wife of soon-to-be CCP Party Secretary Xi Jinping is a supporter of tobacco control.
Oct 31, 2012 Council on Foreign Relations blogs
added Oct 31, 2012 18:23
Delegates at the upcoming 5th session of the Parties to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) have a responsibility to use the meeting to advance global tobacco control and help change these trends. We've created a video to remind delegates
Oct 25, 2012 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:26
[Korea - South] Fifth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (COP5)
On 12–17 November the Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) will hold its fifth session (COP5) in Seoul, Republic of Korea, at the COEX Convention and Exhibition Center.
Oct 25, 2012 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:05
The evolution of health warning labels on cigarette packs: the role of precedents, and tobacco industry strategies to block diffusion
Beginning in 2005, as a result of the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), GHWLs began to spread. Effective implementation of FCTC labelling provisions has stimulated diffusion of strong health warning labels despite
Oct 23, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Oct 23, 2012 06:33
A meeting of tobacco farmers on Sunday voiced its opposition to certain draft recommendations allegedly made by the working group for the 5th Conference of Parties (COP 5) on WHO's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to be held in Korea next mo
Oct 21, 2012 Zee News (in)
added Oct 21, 2012 21:04
Despite ITGA's international campaign to thwart the Guidelines on Articles 9 and 10 and a strong representation from tobacco-growing countries at COP4, the outcome after intense negotiations was the adoption of Partial Guidelines and work on Articles 17 a
Oct 18, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Oct 18, 2012 08:31
Bar and restaurant managers should be prosecuted if people are caught smoking in their premises. That's the latest stub-'em-out warning from the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health.
Oct 10, 2012 Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Oct 10, 2012 17:55
As a member of the FCTC, the Government must commit to increasing the price and tax of all tobacco products significantly and immediately to ensure that cigarettes in particular, will become unaffordable especially to our youth.
Sep 21, 2012 The Star (my)
added Sep 24, 2012 12:17
The DPS at the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare was indeed right when he told the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) needs assessment mission to The Gambia that the country has taken giant steps, and registered success, in the fight
Sep 13, 2012 The Daily Observer (gm)
added Sep 15, 2012 04:05