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Various activities were started in Bangladesh in the light of the WHO's Empower package. In particular, with the help of the World Health Organization, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the various governmental and non-governmental organizations under it are working in the light of the discriminatory policies of Empower. This report has been prepared in light of qualitative research conducted to find out what the implementation of the Empower Policy Package is in Bangladesh. ...
Bangladesh plays leading role in tobacco control, we are getting back due to different deceptive role of tobacco companies. Bangladesh government is the first who ratified the Framework Convention of Tobacco Control (FCTC). Bangladesh first signed it in 2003 when it was finalized. Later, in 2004 Bangladesh govt. ratified it. In accordance with FCTC government passed the tobacco control act in 2005. To meet the requirements of strong and effective law government passed the amendments of the tobacco control act. ...
Wbb Trust has worked with various government institutions to support them to become smoke-free, our successes are documented here. ...
This book describes Bangladeshi tobacco control initiatives from the early days to December 2012, including WBB Trust’s activities on tobacco control with pictures. The book includes 16 interviews on the demand and suggestion for tobacco control law amendment including with Ministers, MPs, public health experts and tobacco control advocates. This publication is also available on DVD in which all video interviews are included.  ...
This book discusses why the tobacco control law needed to be amended to follow the FCTC, loopholes in the original law with photographic examples, and specific suggestions for law amendment.  ...