Increased security on Wednesday 7 March

Due to the number of high-level participants that are attending the conference, additional security screenings will be in place on Wednesday 7 March. All participants are advised to arrive early on Wednesday to clear security and to bring minimum items such as laptops and bags that could slow down security screening. We strongly encourage you to pick up your registration badge in advance on Tuesday between 7:00 and 17:00.


Perfect Storm: Smoking Rises in African Youth @JLCastroGarcia features in this @bbcworldservice programme. Listen here: #WCTOH2018 #NoTobacco #WorldTBDay

Bloomberg Philanthropies' Dr Kelly Henning writes about the need for fresh thinking and strong implementation of policies to fight non-communicable diseases @drkellyhenning @BloombergDotOrg #NCDs #SDGs

Following #WCTOH2018 @BloombergDotOrg reviews progress in global tobacco control. 'Reducing Tobacco Use, A Year in Review' includes a podcast with @JLCastroGarcia on the impact of the MPOWER measures.

Op-Ed: Turning the tide on avoidable deaths in Africa @JLCastroGarcia and @katiedain1 on the 'perfect storm brewing on the African continent between smoking, HIV and tuberculosis and diabetes.' @dailymaverick #WCTOH2018

Powerful Op-Ed from @JLCastroGarcia and @katiedain1 on how #WCTOH2018 has helped turn the tide of avoidable deaths in Africa, stemming from the deadly combination of #smoking, #HIV and #tuberculosis and #diabetes. #NoTobacco @dailymaverick