Every year on May 31 and since 1988 under the aegis of the World Health Organization (WHO) held a day should not be sold cigarettes.
WHO organized the event for the first time on April 7 in 1987: the year following the date was finally set for May 31 The day aims to raise global awareness on the dangers of smoking to the health of consumers as their entourage: the 650 million smokers, five million die every year because of health problems related to smoking according to organization. This day is centered around the dangers of smoking to health and the WHO tobacco control.
Smoking, which currently causes the death of one in ten adults on the planet, is the second leading cause of death worldwide. It provides an opportunity to convey specific messages on tobacco control and to generate the accession to the Framework Convention of Tobacco Control WHO.
Smoking is the largest outbreak avoidable faced by the health community.
(WHO) wrote:Tobacco industry interference is the theme of this year’s World No Tobacco Day, which takes place on 31 May 2012.
The campaign will focus on the need to expose and counter the tobacco industry's brazen and increasingly aggressive attempts to undermine global tobacco control efforts.
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