To: Editors  & Health Journalists
Issued by: Department of Health
Date: Tuesday, 15 November 2022


Health Department concludes Tobacco Control Webinars


Pretoria: The Department of Health will tomorrow (Wednesday, 16 November) conclude a series of Tobacco Control Webinars with a special focus on various policies developed for guiding tobacco control in South Africa, together with the proposed Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Control Bill currently before Parliament.

 This last webinar will also discuss the critical role played by stakeholders involved in tobacco control advocacy to intensify public awareness about the harmful effects of tobacco and its products on the health and economy of the country.

 The department invites members of the media and stakeholders working on tobacco control work to join the discussions.

The webinar will take place as follows:

Date:                          Wednesday, 16 November 2022
Time:                        10h00
Registration link


For more information and media enquiries, please contact:

 Foster Mohale
Director Media Relations
National Health Department
Cell: 072 4323792


Doctor Tshwale
MLO – Health Minister
National Health Department
Cell: 063 657 8487