The Framework Convention Alliance for Tobacco Control

Determined activists drive tobacco control

Dr Hong Kwan Seo demonstratingDr Hong Gwan Seo’s conversion to tobacco control activist began as he puffed on a cigarette reading medical literature on the harms caused by smoking. 

“As a doctor I thought I knew the dangers, but as I read I realized smoking was crazy; it was like committing suicide slowly. So I quit.” 

Getting ready for World No Tobacco Day

The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2016 is Get Ready for Plain Packaging!

We asked our members and other groups working for global tobacco control to send us pictures showing how they are getting ready for plain packaging in 2016.

Take a look at what they are doing below.

Learn more about World No Tobacco Day