What is the theme of this year's "World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) being observed on May 31?
As with any other treaty, the WHO FCTC confers legal obligations on its Parties that is, on the countries (and the European Union) that have formally acceded to it.
Among these obligations are those to:
* Protect public health policies from commercial and other vested interests of the tobacco industry.
* Adopt price and tax measures to reduce the demand for tobacco.
* Protect people from exposure to tobacco smoke.
* Regulate the contents of tobacco products. ...more