24 Aug 2012
Highlights from this slideshow are:
- Cambodia holds its first smoke-free sporting event.
- FCA Regional Director of the Western Pacific region Domilyn Villarreiz leads a study tour of Davao City for tobacco control advocates from Southeast Asia.
- Al Jazeera broadcasts ‘Outsourcing Addiction’, which FCA Director of the Americas region, Eduardo Bianco is involved.
- In a world first, Australia’s High Court rejects a tobacco industry challenge of a new law on plain packaging of cigarettes.
- New Zealand’s new law banning tobacco products from being publicly displayed goes into effect.
- Tobacco Free Chile educate people about smoking outside the Calvo Mackenna Children’s Hospital during a record week of children admissions for respiratory problems due to cold temperatures, smog and exposure to tobacco smoke.