Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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SOUTHEAST ASIAN TOBACCO CONTROL ALLIANCE: Workshop to reduce attractiveness of tobacco products held in Singapore

SEATCA in close collaboration with the World Health Organization in the Western Pacific Region (WHO WPRO) and the Singapore Health Promotion Board conducted a three-day workshop to give technical assistance to public health officials in the ASEAN Region in developing regulation of tobacco product contents, design and emissions to reduce product attractiveness in accordance with Articles 9 and 10 Guidelines of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).

CVS HEALTH FOUNDATION: CVS Health Fights Rise In E-Cigarette Use Among Young Adults With More Than $1 Million In New Giving To Advance Tobacco-Free Policies On College Campuses

82 colleges and universities receive grants from CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative to help deliver a tobacco-free generation

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION: WHO urges governments to enforce bans on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, including in motor sport

WHO is urging governments to enforce bans on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship at sporting events, including when hosting or receiving broadcasts of Formula 1 and MotoGP events.

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