Tobacco Control


Tobacco Control

Despite the fact that tobacco consumption is categorized as the number one preventable cause of death, this condition is not considered a threat by many people. Even more, the number of tobacco consumers is significantly increasing, indicated by the percentage of young smokers in Indonesia.

As this condition will impact the reduction of health and welfare fulfillment due to its long-term risk of non-communicable diseases, CISDI is committed to improving public health status through a holistic and systemic approach one of which is by controlling tobacco consumption.


Issue intervention

Tobacco control efforts have been one of CISDI's focuses since 2015, through a cycle of interventions that integrally connects the stages of research, community capacity building, public communication, campaigns, and policy advocacy.