October 1, 2021

October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In 2009, the Canadian Expert Panel on Tobacco Smoke and Breast Cancer Risk concluded that smoking is associated with breast cancer and that there is a consistent causality between second-hand smoke exposure...

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August 30, 2021

New WHO Reports on electronic nicotine delivery systems

The eighth  WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic has been launched! This report tracks the progress made by countries in tobacco control since 2008 and, for the first time, presents data on electronic nicotine delivery...

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August 30, 2021

September: Childhood and Acute myeloid leukaemia Cancers Awareness Month

Childhood Cancer Evidence suggests that exposure to smoking by family members during pregnancy or exposure to waterpipe and cigarette smoking during their neonatal period is a risk factor for developing cancer (1)....

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June 28, 2021

Tobacco – accepted pandemic?

Motto: …Tobacco use is unlike other threats to global health. Infectious diseases do not employ multinational public relations firms. There are no front groups to promote the spread of cholera. Mosquitoes have...

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June 7, 2021

10 June 2021: ENSP Scientific Webinar “Effects and Challenges in Enforcing Ban on Flavoured Tobacco Products”

ENSP webinar entitled, “Effects and Challenges in Enforcing Ban on Flavoured Tobacco Products”  will take place on Thursday, 10th June 2021, 14:00-17:00 CET (8:00-11:00 EST). Findings and conclusions on attitudes toward tobacco flavour ban from...

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May 31, 2021

ENSP Fact Sheet #1/2021: New EU Implementing Regulation on environmental markings on Tobacco Products with Plastic Filters (EN)

Responding to increasing public concern about plastic in the seas, the European Commission proposed new3 rules in May 2018 to tackle marine litter at its source, targeting the ten plastic products most often...

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May 31, 2021

New Issue Brief: How cessation efforts are undermined by the tobacco industry

The Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control and the African Tobacco Control Alliance (ATCA), with the support of ENSP, developed a new publication summarising the Big Tobacco’s strategies to undermine...

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May 30, 2021

World No Tobacco Day 2021: awards for tobacco control in the WHO European Region

On 31 May, World No Tobacco Day 2021 focuses on creating networks of support and increasing access to services proven to help tobacco users quit successfully. Each year, WHO presents awards to...

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May 26, 2021

8 June: World No Tobacco Day 2021 Webinar and Ceremony

The Smoke Free Partnership and the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention with the support of the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe are hosting a World No Tobacco Day...

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May 26, 2021

31 May: Tobacco and Air Pollution Webinar: Next Steps to Tackle Second-Hand Smoke Exposure

This ENSP webinar titled “Tobacco and Air Pollution: Next Steps to Tackle Second-Hand Smoke Exposure” will be hosted on Monday, 31 May (16:00 – 17:30 CET). The webinar is symbolically organised between...

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