People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- May 30, 2016
Dr 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.”
- May 17, 2016
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.