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

Oceania Tobacco Conference 2015

20-22 October 2015 (Perth, Australia)

Pacific Workshop on Implementation of the Regional Action Plan for the Tobacco Free Initiative in the Western Pacific (2015-2019)

17-19 November 2015 (Nadi, Fiji)


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