General Information - December

The White House Presidential Proclamation: National African American History Month

 

White House Presidential Proclamation: Human Rights Day, Bill of Rights Day, and Human Rights Week  

 Morbidity and Mortality

 

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) 

 Fields of Peril – Child Labor in US Agriculture

 

Human Rights Watch: Fields of Peril – Child Labor in US Agriculture 

 Hellish Work

 

Human Rights Watch: "Hellish Work" – Exploitation of Migrant Tobacco Workers in Kazakhsta 

 The Tobacco Atlas

 

World Health Organization: The Tobacco Atlas 

 The Business of Tobacco

 

World Health Organization: The Business of Tobacco 

 Tobacco and Poverty – A Vicious Circle

 

 

World Health Organization: Tobacco and Poverty – A Vicious Circle 

 WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic

 

World Health Organization: WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic, 2009 – Implementing smoke-free environments 

  Tobacco Industry Interference with Tobacco Control

 

 

World Health Organization: Tobacco Industry Interference with Tobacco Control

 Tobacco Control Country Profiles – Second Edition, 2003

 

Tobacco Control Country Profiles – Second Edition, 2003 

 Bidi Smoking and Public Health

 

 

Bidi Smoking and Public Health 

  

Resources

 

   United Nations  The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

United Nations: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights  

http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/index.shtml

 

  United Nations Human Rights  Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

 

United Nations Human Rights: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

http://www.ohchr.org/EN/Pages/WelcomePage.aspx

  

 Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute  Universal Declaration

 

Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute: Universal Declaration
of Human Rights   

 

World Health Organization: Tobacco 

http://www.who.int/topics/tobacco/en/

 

 obacco Free Initiative (TFI)

 World Health Organization: Tobacco Free Initiative (TFI)
Tobacco multimedia center  

http://www.who.int/tobacco/resources/multimedia/facts/
photos/en/index.html

 

Pan American Tobacco Information Online System (Patios)

 

Pan American Health Organization: Pan American Tobacco Information Online System (Patios) 

http://www.paho.org/tobacco/PatiosHome.asp

 

  Kazakhstan  Migrant Tobacco Workers Cheated, Exploited

 

 

Human Rights Watch – Kazakhstan: Migrant Tobacco Workers Cheated, Exploited 

http://www.hrw.org/en/news/2010/07/14/kazakhstan-migrant-tobacco-workers-cheated-exploited

 

  MedlinePlus  Quitting Smoking – Multiple Languages

 

 MedlinePlus: Quitting Smoking – Multiple Languages 

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/quittingsmoking.html#Vietnamese

 

  

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