ISLAMABAD: Non-government organization Chromatic Trust and Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to do best for the safe and better future of the young generation.
Chromatic Trust is working for the public awareness and necessary changes in policymaking to make availability and consumption of tobacco, as hard as possible.
Tobacco use in Pakistan increasing day by day while keeping in view the insane use of tobacco among the young students in Pakistan, Chromatic Trust, and Quaid-i-Azam University will be working together for the awareness of young students “Do Not Smoke”, for the safe and better future of a young generation.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) figure as almost 1200 new students start consuming daily, which is alarming.
A recent study published in Lancet Journal reveals most smokers start smoking before 25 years of age which is the worst nightmare for our future.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will hold till February 2022 from the date of its signing with no financial binding on either party.
Dean Faculty of Social Sciences Dr. Muhammad Idrees and Program Manager Chromatic trust Salman Farooque inked the (MoU) in a simple ceremony at Dean’s office.
Director Student Affairs Dr. Mariam Anees and Dr. Rao Nadeem Alam, Associate Professor Willliaison on behalf of Quaid-i-Azam University.