Ban on Tobacco Advertising

2014-06-12 00:00:00
TheNetwork organized a National consultation for Model law on Comprehensive ban on Tobacco Advertising, Promotion and Sponsorship today, 3rd June 2014.The draft law aims to bring present regulation of tobacco control in harmony with the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC)’s Article 13.
The discourse was participated by health professionals, legal experts and representatives from the federal and provisional governments.The participants of the consultation discussed in detail the model law for comprehensive ban on TAPS. 
They expressed dissatisfaction over the official measures aimed to curb tobacco advertisement, promotion and sponsorship and suggested result-oriented legal strategy to counter the tactics of the tobacco industry.