The momentum is growing, and more and more governments are taking strong measures to fight tobacco – including through . taxation and pricing, advertising, packaging, warnings, smoking in public places and supporting people who want to kick the habit. Evidence from these countries shows that tough laws work and save lives, even within months of implementation.Read more
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World No Tobacco Day2015: Stop illicit trade of tobacco products
World No Tobacco Day 2015 theme is highly relevant for the WHO European Region. Europe is the Region which would profit the most, if the illicit trade were eliminated.