Headlines Tagged with WHO — 2,280 headlines found
A strong and comprehensive approach to the WHO FCTC has shown that tough laws work •• therein lies the key to saving lives.
Dec 6, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:21
[Brazil, Europe, Turkey] Do tobacco control measures reduce tobacco use? Evidence from research and practice
Regional Office for Europe took the opportunity to organize a seminar at the European Parliament in order to present the most effective key measures to reduce smoking and the scientific evidence supporting the different issues addressed by the Directive.
Sep 10, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:00
Panama has successfully banned all advertising, promotion and sponsorship of tobacco products and plans to introduce plain packaging of all tobacco products and ban tobacco smoking from open spaces. ... In 2008, Panama became the first country in the Am
Jul 7, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 7, 2013 10:01
The tobacco industry is successfully using loopholes in legislation to market its products through social media, product placement, brand sharing and displays at points of sale. The new WHO Tobacco Control Database makes it possible to make comparisons b
May 30, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 31, 2013 03:17
It will demonstrate the threats that the tobacco industry poses to the sustainable development of all countries, including the health and economic well-being of their citizens. It will propose measures that governments and the public should take to promo
Dec 9, 2016 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 9, 2016 23:54
The WHO decided to exploit this year’s World No Tobacco Day to launch an unfounded campaign to lobby governments across the globe to enact ineffective plain-packaging schemes. Plain-packaging regulations replace brand-specific tobacco labels – like the
Jun 2, 2016 Business Day (za)
added Jun 2, 2016 20:50
The National Tobacco Cessation Clinical Guidelines for The Gambia was recently launched in the country at a ceremony held at NaNA...WHO supported the development of the clinical guidelines as well as capacity building for senior policymakers on implement
May 9, 2016 The Daily Observer (gm)
added May 9, 2016 23:48
As a member of the European Parliament (MEP), I have witnessed their constant endeavour to undermine our work during the negotiations to adopt the 2014 Tobacco Directive. The lobbying activities of this industry shouldn't be considered as other strategies
Dec 21, 2015 EUobserver.com
added Dec 22, 2015 22:37
Even some smokers in China support a nationwide smoke-free law, particularly in workplaces, according to a report released on Monday by the World Health Organization and other health agencies.
Oct 20, 2015 China Daily (cn)
added Oct 20, 2015 09:23
ANTI-TOBACCO campaigns being conducted by the World Health Organisation (WHO) are among factors to blame for the depreciating prices of the cash crop in both the local and world markets, the National Assembly heard.
Jun 20, 2015 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:40