Way Forward to Utilize The 2% Tobacco Excise Revenue Sharing and The 10% Local Cigarette Tax for Health Objective

Last 26 June 2014, a workshop entitled ‘Way Forward to Utilize The 2% Tobacco Excise Revenue Sharing and The 10% Local Cigarette Tax for Health Objective’ was held in Lombok, Indonesia. The workshop was attended by city representatives from the Health District Office (Dinas Kesehatan), Local Planning & Development Board (Badan Perencanaan Daerah), and Economic & Development Assistants from the following Local Governments: Nusa Tenggara Barat Province and West Lombok District, East Lombok District, North Lombok District and Central Lombok District.  Several NGOs and academic institutions were also represented.  One of the key resource persons was SEATCA Director Bungon Ritthiphakdee, who presented on ‘Best Practices of Smoke Free Cities : Thailand and Philipine Experiences.’ (Ms. D. Srikandi)

regional update

Best Practice of Smoke Free Cities : Thailand and Philipina Experiences.
Bungon Ritthiphakdee Director of SEATCA (Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance)

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The Participants of Workshop on Way Forward to Utilize The 2% Tobacco Excise Revenue Sharing and The 10% Local Cigarette Tax for Health Objective
June 26th 2014, Hotel Santika Lombok, NTB, Indonesia