World No Tobacco Day 2014

25 Apr 2014

WHO's poster for World No Tobacco Day 2014.

WHO’s poster for World No Tobacco Day 2014.

The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2014 (WNTD2014), which took place 31 May, was Raise taxes on tobacco. Research shows that higher taxes are effective in reducing tobacco use among lower-income groups and preventing young people from starting to smoke. This year, Framework Convention Alliance helped unite its members to take action on this important issue. Find out more about the day in the links below.

Congratulations award winners!

  • FCA would like to recognise all the WNTD award winners, and especially those who are FCAers or who have supported FCA over the years. Congratulations to:
  • The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA), Philippines
  • Ms Dorcas Jepsongol Kiptui, Republic of Kenya
  • Mr Vuyile Dlamini, Kingdom of Swaziland
  • Mr Rob Cunningham, Canada
  • Professor Prabhat Jha, Canada
  • Professor Frank Chaloupka, USA
  • Professor Kenneth Warner, USA.

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