The Thai Royal Family and Tobacco Consumption Control

      The Non-Smoking Campaign was established in 1986 by Professor Dr. Prawet Wasi from the Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital. is the project chairman and Professor Dr. Athasit Vejjajiva from the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital is the vice president of the project with the support of the Village Doctor Foundation To create the value of non-smoking and push for measures to control smoking as any civilized country should have.

     After 2 years of operation, the campaign for non-smoking received royal grace from His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, who gave an order to Professor Dr. Athasit Vejjajiva in 1988 that “About the campaign against smoking. I agree.”

     The aforementioned command It is both an encouragement and inspiration for the campaign team for the non-smoking campaign. Continue to work diligently despite numerous obstacles in advancing various policy measures and laws.

     and in a good way that he had initiated Causing in the following times, there were many members of the royal family who followed in the footsteps of His vision
To support non-smoking campaign activities on various occasions, which have had a positive effect on the creation of non-smoking values ​​in Thai society. pricelessly

     This led to the director of the World Health Organization coming to pay respect to His Majesty and present a plaque of honor to His Highness. His Highness was the King of the World No Tobacco Day on May 31, 2000, with part of his remarks that “To express our appreciation for His Majesty the King's benevolence. Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great, who has various activities that promote the anti-smoking campaign. which made Thailand recognized all over the world And the success of Thailand is considered the success of the World Health Organization.”

     Non-Smoking Campaign Foundation Appreciate the graciousness of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great Borommanatbophit
as well as all members of the royal family to have mercy and encouragement and support tobacco control activities both in relation to the foundation and other government agencies all along

     Non-Smoking Campaign Foundation will strive to create a sustainable non-smoking value in Thai society forever