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TC Act to the councilors of Kampala Central Division Urban Council Members.

UHCA Chairperson Dr. Wendo Charles makes a presentation about the TC Act to the Councilors of Kampala Central Division Urban Council Members.

West Nile TC Act media training 7th July 2016


UHCA Coordinator engaging journalists from West Nile( Koboko, Ajumani, Moyo,Yumbe, Pakwach,Arua,Zombo, and Nebbi) on the recently enacted Tobacco Control Act2015.

World No Tobacco day 2016

World No Tobacco day 2016

Jul 15, 2016 Written by

31st MAY 2016: WHO and Partners marked the World ‪#‎NoTobacco‬ Day and launched the Tobacco Control Act 2015 in a breakfast meeting held at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala.
WHO and partners are advocating for plain packaging of ‪#‎tobacco‬products.

Uganda passes Tobacco Control Act 2015

On 25th September 2015, Tobacco Control partners held a press conference to affirm the passing of the Tobacco Control Act and to thank the

Tobacco Control Wall of Fame launched

Mobile Solutions for Social Change  together with coalition members of the tobacco control unveiled the Tobacco Control Bill Wall of Fame recently.

The Wall of Fame ( is an on-line platform where prominent and influential people such as music artists, members of parliament, government

Tobacco processing-plant buys coffins for its victims in Uganda

Its been over a decade residents of kireka town fighting for the relocation of the tobacco factory but in vain.
The supermatch tobacco processing plant is situated just in the heart of the residential area that also doubles as a business center for people who leave there and surrounding areas. The industry had given a deaf ear and shown a blind eye to all the harm and lives its products and processes have done in the area and continues to use their money and influence to suppress the locals that  keep trying to come up and oppose their presence in the area.

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