Public Educational Materials
Public educational materials are critical in helping ordinary citizens and policymakers understand the importance of tobacco control and the dangers of interference from the tobacco industry. The following materials, which are regularly updated, can be downloaded and used as part of campaigns and advocacy.
Tobacco in Uganda
World No Tobacco Day in Uganda
Understanding Tobacco Control: Sensitization preparation
Tobacco Epidemic in Uganda
Why Cigarettes Are Bad For You
We’ve heard it before: tobacco products are dangerous. But what makes tobacco products so dangerous? The truth is, it all comes down to the toxic chemicals found in all stages of the tobacco product life cycle, from growth to production to use. And it all starts here, with the tobacco plant itself.
The US’s Food and Drug Administration’s Centre for Tobacco Products has launched an educational video series: “Chemicals in cigarettes: From plant to product to puff” to show the levels of harmful and potentially harmful chemicals in tobacco.