Monthly Archives: January 2017

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Full implementation of tobacco law long overdue

By | 2017-01-27T16:51:21+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

This year is a significant for Tobacco Control, hence public health in Kenya. In 2017, we mark 10 years since the enactment of the Tobacco Control Act, which was assented into law in September 2007 and took effect in October. This achievement did not come easy. It was as a result of years of struggle [...]

Children highly exposed to tobacco, survey shows

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:22+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

School-going children in Nairobi are highly exposed to tobacco products, a recently released survey shows. According to Consumers Information Network survey report released yesterday, the sale of tobacco products around schools has seen a large percentage of children take up smoking and use of other forms of tobacco. The research conducted in 112 schools around [...]

The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control

By | 2018-03-16T16:03:22+00:00 January 19th, 2017|IILA Publications, Tobacco Control|

Policies to control tobacco use, including tobacco tax and price increases, can generate significant government revenues for health and development work, according to a new landmark global report from WHO and the National Cancer Institute of the United States of America. Such measures can also greatly reduce tobacco use and protect people’s health from the [...]

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