Vision: A world free of tobacco: tobacco-free people, communities and environments.
Mission: To advocate and enable accelerated implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control through sustainable systems for tobacco control.
Goal: Attain the lowest possible tobacco use prevalence and the highest level of protection from second-hand smoke.
WHO urges the use and promotion of plain packaging to reduce tobacco-related harms
Sixty-sixth session of the WHO Regional Committee celebrates progress on ageing and health, NCD prevention and control, and regulatory systems strengthening
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Landmark tobacco control legislation in Beijing benefits millions
WHO calls for action against illicit tobacco trade on World No Tobacco Day
World No Tobacco Day (WNTD)
Meetings and Workshops
- Meeting on Implementation of the Regional Action Plan for the Tobacco Free Initiative in the Western Pacific Region (2015-2019)
- Reconvening the Asia Pacific Child and Family Health Alliance for Tobacco Control (CFTC) of the Western Pacific Region
- Pacific Workshop on Implementation of the Regional Action Plan for the Tobacco Free Initiative in the Western Pacific (2015-2019) - Press Release