NEWS AND EVENTS - INTERNATIONAL NEWS
YOU know we are living in confusing times when a product that kills six million people every year is offered as an alternative to its illicit counterpart.

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Singapore Defies Big Tobacco Bullying And Adopts Plain Packaging
November 02, 2018: The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) applauds Singapore’s plan to introduce plain packaging with enlarged graphic health warnings for all tobacco products to reduce the appeal of smoking.
Singapore announced on Wednesday it would introduce the new measures early next year, when all tobacco products will be packaged in a standardised size, shape and drab brown colour, free of any logos or images.
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SECOND-HAND SMOKE KILLS


Tobacco companies continue to misrepresent the evidence on the health effects of SHS exposure and even claim that WHO has concluded that SHS is not dangerous. In fact, WHO has consistently concluded the opposite: SHS kills.

Protection from exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke. Policy recommendations, WHO

Countries stand shoulder to shoulder fighting "Big Tobacco"