Every year, more than 10,000 Kenyans are killed by tobacco-caused diseases; while more than 2.5 Million adults aged 15+ years and more than 20,000 children aged between 10-14 years continue to use tobacco daily oblivious of the deadly effects. A trend that KETCA strives to reverse.
The Kenya Tobacco Control Alliance (KETCA) is an umbrella organization for all Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) advancing the fight against the ills caused by the farming, production, manufacturing and consumption of tobacco in the Kenya. As an umbrella body, KETCA strives to coordinate tobacco control efforts with the ultimate goal of having a Tobacco-Free Kenya
- Coordination of civil society organization supporting tobacco control in Kenya
- Strengthening collaboration among CSOs and with government