EskweLA BAN sa Sigarilyo is a project that aims to strengthen the implementation of the DepEd Order No. 48, s. 2016 or the Policy and Guidelines on Comprehensive Tobacco Control.

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DepEd iterates ban on sponsorships from tobacco companies and their funded NGOs

Posted on November 24, 2017

PASIG CITY, November 24, 2017 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones emphasized that DepEd’s cooperation […]


Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids calls on International Labor Organization to drop the tobacco industry

Posted on October 17, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Beginning on October 26, the governing body of the International Labor Organization […]


Tobacco companies still “vigorously circumventing health and tobacco control policies” -HealthJustice

Posted on October 2, 2017

HealthJustice Philippines, a public health policy think tank with legal expertise in tobacco control and […]


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locate your school here!

The law prohibits the selling or advertising of tobacco products within 100 meters from any point of the perimeter of any school. Schools are also mandated to monitor these stores and report violations. Use this map to identify which establishments and stores fall within the 100-meter perimeter.

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