Smoking is Sticky homepage (15-20 years old)

Did you know that more than one third of 18-24 years old polulation smoke in Hungary?*

WHO has underlined the importance of school smoking prevention in the Article 12 of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control*

The page of the Smoking is sticky homepage for 15-20-year olds is developed based on this fact, which can effectively modify current and future health behaviour of children by the unique methods and tools of intervention, enhance their resistance against negative effects with a motivation for smoking and reduce their exposure of passive smoking.

The homepage especially empasizes the psychological characteristics of the target population and the cognitive and behavioural changes of puberty.

On the page of the Smoking is sticky homepage for 15-20-year olds beside the focus on the adavanatages of smokefree lifestyle, the illustrations regarding disadvantages of smoking are available. Additionally, visitors can find here information concerning quitting.

Dear Teachers!

Indication of the www.cikiacigi.hu (Smoking is sticky homepage name) on the board in the classes, could support the attendance and avaliability of the target population. Please, support the publicity of our program with this little, but useful step!

*Smoking Monitor. Monitoring Researches of the National Smokefree Association with the Support of the Gallup Institute (2002-2004-2006-2007)
** Guidelines for the implementation of Article 12 of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, 2010