31 May 2017

31 May - World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is observed around the world every year on May 31. It is intended to encourage a 24-hour period of abstinence from all forms of tobacco consumption around the globe. WNTD is one of eight official global public health campaigns marked by the WHO, along with World Health DayWorld Blood Donor DayWorld Immunization WeekWorld Tuberculosis DayWorld Malaria DayWorld Hepatitis Day, and World AIDS Day.

An ashtray with a rose, Logo of the World No Tobacco Day of the WHO

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