News & Events

News & Events

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Aug
Familial Hypercholesterolemia Awareness Day (est. 2012) is a campaign initiated by the FH Foundation to raise awareness of FH in the general public. This annual event is held on ....
23
Aug
With the digital world switched on to talk about NCDs, the first Global Week for Action on NCDs – from 3 to 9 September – will provide everyone, everywhere the opportunity t....
30
May
May 31 is the annual ‘World No Tobacco Day’ and this year’s focus is on tobacco and heart disease. The campaign will increase awareness on the: link between toba....
16
Jan
APHN calls upon Member States, WHO and other interested partners, to endorse the inclusion of physical activity in the WHO Global Program of Work (GPO) 2019-2023 and endorse inclus....
14
Nov
The minimum legal age for smoking in Singapore will be raised to 21 by the year 2021—reflecting part of the amendments made to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisement and Sale) Act....
06
Sep
Assignment given to WHO by the Executive Board Further to the decision of the 140th session of the Executive Board to request the WHO Director-General to develop a draft global ac....
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