WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, 2017

Monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies

August 2017
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • Published
    28th August 2017
  • ISBN 9789241512824
  • Language English
  • Pages 262 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

The report "Monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies" tracks the status of the tobacco epidemic and interventions to combat it.

The sixth in the series of WHO reports focuses on monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies and includes in-depth analyses of monitoring capacity of WHO Member States, allowing a detailed understanding of progress and future challenges in this area.

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World Health Organization is a Specialized Agency of the United Nations, charged to act as the world's directing and coordinating authority on questions of human health. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries, and monitoring and assessing health trends.