Session 01.08

Campfire: Collaboration for healthier life: tobacco-free campuses

  • Tuesday 24 Sept
    15:00-16:00
  • Campfire pod 01, Level 1, Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre
  • Level: all
  • Related Expert Communities Guidance and Counselling

According to the World Health Organization, tobacco kills more than 7 million people each year. In order to promote healthier lifestyles on campus, more universities around the world are establishing tobacco-free campus policies. This campfire session will introduce tobacco-free campus case studies from Russia, the USA, Turkey and the Netherlands. We will ask audience members to share ideas, experiences and best practices.

Topic

  • Student experience

Chair

  • Charissa van Mourik, 
    Radboud University, Nijmegen School of Management, Netherlands

Speakers

  • Olga Khachaturyan, 
    National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian Federation
  • Sedef Erçetin, 
    International Federation of Green Crescents, Turkey