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  • Afghanistan is a landlocked multiethnic country located in the heart of south-central Asia. The country has a ubiquitous tobacco culture, resulting in thousands of deaths each year. The most common tobacco products invading Afghanistan are Naswar (used through mouth or nose), Cigarettes, Water Pipe ... [read more]
  • This post was published in the "International Network of woman against Tobacco" journal, November 2019 Volume. Link to the publication- International Network of Woman against Tobacco Sri Lanka, a small island nation in South Asia, hosts a population of 20.2 million people. Influenced by Buddhi... [read more]
  • In May 2019, addressing a press briefing, Minister of Finance, Mangala Samaraweera announced the government’s willingness to entertain applications from cigarette importers. He also declared that the government is considering a proposal to import Chinese cigarettes. Minister further justified this a... [read more]
  • Director’s Cut 1: The birth of a baby It was sometime in the latter half of the year 2017. The same time, or just before the time, the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World thing got off the ground. Just before the FCTC Knowledge Hub on Article 5.3 was launched. Yes, that was the time we here in CCT ... [read more]