National Assembly Speaker Prof. Dr Slavica Djukic Dejanovic and Haik Nikogosian, Head of the Secretariat of the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
Friday, 11 November 2011
National Assembly Speaker Receives Haik Nikogosian
The Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, Prof. Dr Slavica Djukic Dejanovic received Haik Nikogosian, Head of the Secretariat of the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and Minister of Health Zoran Stankovic.
Nikogosian is visiting Serbia on occasion of the one-year anniversary of the full implementation of the Law on Protection of Citizens from Tobacco Smoke Exposure, as well as the fifth anniversary of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control coming into force.
The Republic of Serbia ratified the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control on 8 February 2006, and on 9 May of the same year the Convention came into force. Nikogosian stressed that
National Assembly Speaker Slavica Djukic Dejanovic remarked on the citizens’ exceptional support of the Law on Protection of Citizens from Tobacco Smoke Exposure.
On the fifth anniversary of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control coming into force, Haik Nikogosian presented Slavica Djukic Dejanovic with a copy of the Convention. He stressed that the implementation of legislation stemming from the Framework Convention which has been widely embraced in
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10.00 - sitting of the European Integration Committee (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, hall 2)
11.00 - sitting of the Committee on Human and Minority Rights and Gender Equality (Zrenjanin City Assembly, 10 Liberty Square, ceremonial hall)
11.00 - MP and member of the Committee on the Diaspora and Serbs in the Region Miodrag Linta meets the members of the Serbian football club “Petrova Gora” from Kordun (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, hall 4)