WHO Collaborating Centre for Tobacco Testing and Research
Department of Environmental Health
National Institute of Public Health 2-3-6 Minami 351-0197 Saitama, Wako Japan
Web site: http://www.niph.go.jp/index_en.html
Head: Dr Naoki KUNUGITA
Terms of reference:
- To collaborate and contribute within the WHO Tobacco Laboratory Network (TobLabNet) in particular and the Tobacco Free Initiative within the WHO Prevention of Noncommunicable DiseaseS in general in the work plan on tobacco product testing and research.
- By request of WHO, to provide technical training on tobacco content analysis and emissions measurements in WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific (WPRO).
- By request of WHO, to provide technical support to WPRO countries in the testing and measuring of tobacco product content and emissions in WPRO pursuant to the guidelines on Articles 9 and 10 of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.