WHO FCTC celebrates its 10th anniversary
On 27 February 2015, the WHO FCTC reached the milestone of 10 years since it entered into force: a decade of saving lives. In order to mark the accomplishments of the Parties during this decade, the Convention Secretariat organized an event, on the day of the anniversary, in WHO Headquarters.
Ministers, ambassadors, representatives of intergovernmental organizations, academia, civil society and the Secretariat were invited to celebrate the occasion together.
Celebration’s statements and presentations
Statements are available in the languages in which they were delivered by the speakers.
WHO Director-General commemorates 10th anniversary of historic tobacco treaty
Tobacco plain packaging: is it effective in tobacco control?
presentation by Professor Karine Gallopel-Morvan (EHESP)
Plain packaging of tobacco: Evidence and policy
presentation by Professor Linda Bauld (UKCTAS)
The anniversary leaflet highlights the key achievements since the WHO FCTC's entry into force.