Noncommunicable diseases and mental health

ECOSOC resolution on tobacco use and maternal and child health

Resolution (2010/8) adopted by the ECOSOC

Publication details

Publication date: 22 July 2010
Languages: English



ECOSOC Resolution 2010/8 urged Members States to consider the importance of controlling tobacco, a major risk factor for noncommunicable diseases, in improving maternal and child health as part of their public health policies and in their development cooperation programmes.