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Jordan launches 2016-18 tobacco control roadmap

By globalbridges

In response to the alarming rates of smoking that are among the highest in the region, the Ministry of Health (MoH) – with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and King Hussein Cancer Foundation and Center (KHCF/KHCC) – recently completed the development and launch of a time-bound roadmap aimed at reversing the tobacco epidemic […]

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UNRWA premises in Jordan go 100% smoke free

By globalbridges

By Rawan Shihab Under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Dina Mired, Director of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation, an event held at the agency’s field office in Amman, Jordan, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) announced going 100% smoke free in all its premises from schools to clinics and […]

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Smoke Free Zone Certificate Gaining Traction in Jordan

By Rawan Shihab

As part of the fight against tobacco in Jordan and for the second year, King Hussein Cancer Foundation and Center continued with the smoke free zone certificate program and awarded qualified organizations in an event under the patronage of HRH Princess Ghida Talal, Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation. […]

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