SEATCA Research

Cambodia: TC Law Consultation Workshop

L-R: Dr. Prakit Vathesatogkit, Secretary General, ASH-Thailand;  H.E. Chhay Aun, Member of ECOSOCC (Economic Social and Cultural Council) of the Council of Ministers ,  H.E. Dr.Ung Phyrun, Secretary of State, Ministry of Health; DR Pieter JM van Maaren, WHO Cambodia Representative; Dr. Yel Daravuth, National Professional Officer, WHO-Cambodia The Consultation Workshop on General Situation of …

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Towards a Smoke Free Malaysia Workshop, 12-13 Dec.

Towards a Smoke Free Malaysia Malaysian Health Promotion Board (MySihat) had organized its first Orientation Planning Workshop; Towards a Smoke Free Malaysia which was held last 12-13 December 2011 in Negeri Sembilan, Port Dickson, Malaysia. The participants were coming from all States Health Department and a few NGOs from every region in Malaysia including Sabah …

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WHO applauds Australia’s new tobacco packaging legislation

MANILA, 23 November 2011 – The World Health Organization congratulates Australia for becoming the first country to pass legislation requiring all tobacco products to be sold in plain packaging.   “Australia has every reason to be proud of this historic accomplishment,” says Dr Shin Young-soo, the World Health Organization’s Regional Director for the Western Pacific. “The …

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Pro-LEAD Graduation

Last 8-9 September 2011, the Pro-LEAD workshop and graduation was held in Bangkok, Thailand. The 2-day culminating activity was organized by the World Health Organization’s Tobacco Free Initiative in the Western Pacific Regional Office (WHO-TFI-WPRO) and the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) through its Southeast Asia initiative on Tobacco Tax (SITT). Country teams from …

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2011 National Adult Tobacco Survey of Cambodia (NATSC, 2011)

Click to view             The National Adult Tobacco Survey of Cambodia 2011 (NATSC, 2011) is the largest national survey of adult tobacco use (age 15 years and older) ever conducted in Cambodia and was completed in January 2011 by the National Institute of Statistic (Ministry of Planning, Cambodia) with support and technical assistance given by …

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NEW SIS FACT SHEETS

  NEW Industry Surveillance Fact Sheets     CSR        POS         TAPS     FRONT GROUPS                    Click to view           Read more…

SEATCA Lawyers Fellowship Workshop

The SEATCA Lawyers Fellowship Program held its culminating workshop last 17-18 June 2011, at the Borei Angkor Hotel, Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Twelve fellows from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam, presented their final project outcomes. Dr. Mary Assunta, program manager of the SEATCA Fellowship Program welcomed the participants and provided the introductions,  a …

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3rd Regional Media Officers (RMO) Workshop

The 3rd Regional Media Officers workshop was held last 14-16 June 2011, in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Ten RMO’s from SEATCA’s partner organizations in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam came for the three-day workshop. The first day focused on facilitating and strengthening local and regional media strategies to implement the WHO FCTC, …

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