Associate Professor William Bazeyo, Dean MakSPH Tobacco Control Resource Centre in Africa

The School of Public Health under Makerere University College of Health Sciences has been selected by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to host the Africa Tobacco Control Resource Centre. This follows the launch of the Africa Tobacco Control Project by WHO, with the financial support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The project will work with countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to build capacity for tobacco control. Associate Professor William Bazeyo, Dean School of Public Health explains the work of the tobacco centre and the magnitude of the impact of tobacco use in Africa.