Regional meeting focusing on smoke-free tourism held in Hoi An

20 – 21 November: More than 150 smoke-free leaders and representatives from cities all over Asia Pacific attended the 6th Regional Meeting of Smoke-free Cities in the Asia Pacific Region in Hoi An, Viet Nam organized by SEATCA, the Viet Nam Tobacco Control Fund (VNTCF) of the Ministry of Health in close collaboration with the World Health Organization in the Western Pacific Region and locally hosted by the Hoi An People’s Committee.

Smoke-free tourism was the main focus of this year’s meeting. The delegates of the meeting recognized that tourism is an opportunity to protect people and the environment from tobacco harms. SEATCA Press Release