World no Tobacco Day is an annual event observed globally on 31st May to encourage people to abstain from all forms of tobacco consumption for 24 hours. The day also stresses to raise awareness about the ill effects of tobacco consumption.
The day was created by the member states of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1987 and is one of its eight global public health campaigns along with World Blood Donor Day, World Health Day, World Malaria Day, World AIDS Day, World Immunization Week, World Tuberculosis Day and World Hepatitis Day.
Tobacco causes around 7 million deaths globally, including nearly one million victims who are exposed to passive smoking.
World no Tobacco Day is celebrated with huge participation from governments, general public and other stake holders. The World Health Organization serves as the main coordinator of the events around the globe. It also let the detail of events uploaded on its website, by people from various corners of the world.
Governments celebrate the day with civil societies, NGOs and other members. People and communities are encouraged to celebrate World no Tobacco Day in their own way. Stress is put upon connecting to the people at local level.
The day has also faced opposition from many tobacco growers who thought such events to be compromising their rights. They give the argument that such campaigns harm the poor tobacco growers and an also are a threat to the tobacco industry.
World no Tobacco Day Slogans in English
Below we have provided fresh slogans on World no Tobacco Day. The slogans are very effective and written in rhyming language to make them easily memorable for you to use them in the events of World Tobacco Day in your school or community.
Unique and Catchy Slogans on World no Tobacco Day
Say no to tobacco to increase your life and glow.
Quit tobacco today to live young tomorrow.
Smoking kills; after you, who will pay the bills.
Smoking tobacco could kill both active and passive smoker.
Don’t risk your life for a momentary stimulation.
It is not only cigarette that burns, but your lungs too.
Smoking is not a thrill; it could make you seriously ill.
All temptations have just one answer- tobacco causes cancer!
Smoking a cigarette isn’t brave; soon it will lead you to grave.
It isn’t tobacco but death you crave; say NO! Be brave!
Chew it, smoke it or sniff it; life won’t be long unless you quit it.
It’s not something you can’t live without; visit a doctor if you have doubt.
A cigarette in hand doesn’t make you cool but rather a fool.
Smart people don’t provoke and wise ones don’t smoke.
The day when you quit tobacco, will be the day when God extend your life.
Cigarette will burn itself till your grave; throw it now be brave!
Always easy to quit smoking than to die choking.
Hear the inner voice, make a life changing choice.
Life doesn’t give a second chance; quit it now, take a stance!
Tobacco not only harms you, but also the people around you.