Baguio City Destroys P2.3M Worth of Seized Cigarettes

The Baguio City Smoke-Free Task Force, along with the city officials and the Baguio youth, destroyed around P2.3 million worth of cigarettes confiscated from violators of the Smoke-Free Baguio Ordinance on Monday, January 25, 2021. The Task Force crushed 183.3 kilograms of cigarettes, 72.5 kilograms of momma with tobacco, 25 units of electronic nicotine devices,Continue reading “Baguio City Destroys P2.3M Worth of Seized Cigarettes”

Smoke-Free Baguio Launches Young Creators’ Contest For Baguio Youth

Smoke-Free Baguio launches an online contest for the Baguio youth as its final activity for the year. The Baguio youth are highly encouraged to participate the contest and winners will receive cash prizes and recognition for their works. The said activity is part of Smoke-Free Baguio’s seed grant for barangays. The theme for the YoungContinue reading “Smoke-Free Baguio Launches Young Creators’ Contest For Baguio Youth”

Smoke-Free Baguio Conducts MPOWER and Deputization Training

Smoke-Free Baguio City, in cooperation with the Baguio City Health Services Office, City Government of Baguio, and Smoke-Free Benguet – Transcending Institutions and Communities held an MPOWER and Deputization Training seminar for Smoke-Free Task Force members on October 22-23, 2020 in Venus Parkview Hotel, Baguio City. The training aimed to strengthen the implementation of theContinue reading “Smoke-Free Baguio Conducts MPOWER and Deputization Training”

REMINDERS FOR ENFORCERS

-Fill up the citation ticket complete with COMPLETE address USE CARDBOARD-If they are requesting for the further details ask them to write letter addressed to the Mayor as Chairman of the City Smoke-Free Task Force-Ask the violator to sign citation ticket; Issue the yellow ticket–If no violation, congratulate them and commend them for being smoke-freeContinue reading “REMINDERS FOR ENFORCERS”

[PRESS RELEASE] PEZA-BCEZ Conducts Plogging Activity

“PEZA Baguio City Economic Zone, pursuant to its commitment in promoting a healthy balance between eco-industrial development, environmental sustainability and ensuring a green, resilient, safe economic zone, celebrates the National Coastal Clean Up Month (initially scheduled Sept. 29) with the theme “Safe Oceans Start at Home” through the Clean and Fit as You Jog PloggingContinue reading “[PRESS RELEASE] PEZA-BCEZ Conducts Plogging Activity”

Smoke-Free Baguio Primer For Smoking Cessation Program

Are you a smoker who plans to quit smoking? We’re here for you! Smoke-Free Baguio offers a FREE Smoking Cessation Counselling to smokers who are ready to quit smoking! Check our Smoking Cessation Program Primer to know more about our program and how to enroll in our counselling service. Remember that willingness to quit smokingContinue reading “Smoke-Free Baguio Primer For Smoking Cessation Program”

Featured Activities For The Week (Week #1 October 2020)

We are featuring four activities for this week! Our featured activities are part of the inspection, monitoring, and posting of Smoke-Free Baguio materials activities form the community! Thank you barangays MRR Queen of Peace, DPS, Balsigan and San Luis for being part of our Smoke-Free advocacy! You can do your part too! If you knowContinue reading “Featured Activities For The Week (Week #1 October 2020)”

Smoke-Free Baguio In Action: MPRB and Middle Quirino Hill

Not only that we’re active online, we’re also active on the ground! We coordinate with our barangay officials and enforcers in distributing information materials, monitoring establishments and public transportations, and apprehending violators. MPRB Barangay Task Force posted anti-smoking stickers on different establishments and homes in MPRB Barangay last Thursday, September 24. They also apprehended twoContinue reading “Smoke-Free Baguio In Action: MPRB and Middle Quirino Hill”

Featured Activity: Smoking Cessation Program

Our featured activity for today is Smoke-Free Baguio’s Smoking Cessation Program! Did you know that 78 percent of the current smokers are planning to quit smoking? This is why we are encouraging you to quit smoking or help those who are planning to quit smoking. We already know how bad smoking is not just forContinue reading “Featured Activity: Smoking Cessation Program”

[PRESS RELEASE] Smoke-Free Baguio Launches #DisiplinaMuna – Curve Smoking and COVID-19 Social Media Campaign

Smoke-Free Baguio launched #DisiplinaMuna – Curve Smoking and COVID-19 social media campaign last September 22-25, 2020 in Smoke-Free Baguio City Facebook page. The campaign was launched in partnership with International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), Baguio City Health Services Office, and the Baguio City Local Government. Ten guidelines were published to remindContinue reading “[PRESS RELEASE] Smoke-Free Baguio Launches #DisiplinaMuna – Curve Smoking and COVID-19 Social Media Campaign”