Tobacco Free Initiative

World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is celebrated around the world every year on May 31.

This yearly celebration informs the public on the dangers of using tobacco, the business practices of tobacco companies, what WHO is doing to fight the tobacco epidemic, and what people around the world can do to claim their right to health and healthy living and to protect future generations.

WHO FCTC 10 year anniversary

Upcoming events

2nd Regional Smoke-free Workshop for World Heritage Sites and Cities: “Model Building and Strengthening the Alliance of Smoke-free World Heritage Sites and Cities”

3-4 December 2015 (Malacca, Malaysia)


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