strategy

Developing tobacco control

Synonyms:
Controlling smoking
Banning smoking
Preventing smoking
Combating smoking
Implementation:

Bhutan intends to be the first tobacco-free country by 2004. In 2003 12 out of 13 districts were self-declared tobacco-free. Bhutan's campaign has been based on religious and health education.

Cotidine (the derivative of nicotine in the body) levels in the urine of non-smokers in the USA dropped 75 percent in nonsmokers in the period 1991 to 2001.

Constrains:
Smoking
Constrained by:
Encouraging smoking
Subjects:
Tobacco
Prevention
Restrictions
Interests
Control
Development
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies