Congratulations to the World No Tobacco Day Awardees from the region


Since 1988 the WHO has been giving away one or more Awards to organizations or individuals from six different Regions who have made exceptional contributions in research, capacity building, promotion of policy or legislation, and advocacy etc. to advance tobacco control.

Winners of World No Tobacco Day Awards 2011

WHO Director-General has awarded WNTD 2011 Awards to the following dignitaries and organizations for their outstanding contributions in the area of tobacco control:

Regional Awards

1.His Excellency Dr Mam Bun Heng

Minister of Health, Cambodia 

2.Dr. Ing. H. Fauzi Bowo


Jakarta (Special Capital Territory) Provincial Government,


3.Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Alliance Philippines (FCAP)


4.H. E. Mr. Jurin Laksanawisit,

Minister for Public Health

Royal Government of Thailand

5.Dr Ly Ngoc Kinh
Senior Consultant and Former Director
Standing Office of Viet Nam Steering Committee on Smoking and Health (VINACOSH), Ministry of Health
Viet Nam