Tobacco Free Initiative

Links to other tobacco-related websites


WHO Collaborating Centres


Online learning

  • Global Tobacco Control
    Free online trainings and resources of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institute for Global Tobacco Control. Two online courses are currently offered: a comprehensive tobacco control learning course open to anyone who is interested and a short course for tobacco control advocates in healthcare careers,

Other resources

  • Country factsheets on tobacco production and trade
    The country factsheets on tobacco production and trade, jointly prepared by WHO and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • Repace Associates
    Reports by James L. Repace, a secondhand smoke consultant
  • Smoking and Tobacco use
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Office on Smoking and Health offers information related to smoking and tobacco.
  • Tobacco Control Laws
    Database of tobacco control legislation and litigation from around the world
    Database of tobacco control legislation and litigation from around the world
    Independent, authoritative information on the treatment of tobacco dependence

WHO links for tobacco control

WHO Regional Offices

WHO Representative Offices in the Western Pacific Region

Featured publications

Global Tobacco Adult Survey (Philippines)

Youth and tobacco in the Western Pacific Region: Global Youth Tobacco Survey 2005-2014

Plain packaging of tobacco products: evidence, design and implementation

Contact Us

Tobacco Free Initiative
Division of NCD and Health through the
World Health Organization
Regional Office for the Western Pacific
P.O. Box 2932
United Nations Avenue
1000 Manila