Dear Delegates of the 30th Meeting of WHO SEARO Minister of Health
Assalamu’alaikum wr. wb.
We welcome all of the delegates to the 30th Meeting of WHO SEARO Minister of Health. It is an honor for us as Yogyakarta people to welcome you.
Welcoming the 30th Meeting of WHO SEARO Minister of Health, Forum for Healthy Jogja without Tobacco (Forum Jogja Sehat Tanpa Tembakau or JSTT), initiated a civil society movement of Yogyakarta concerning the promotion of human rights to health. As our participation in the respect, protection and fulfillment of human rights to health, we are calling to you all:
- To support the Government of the Republic of Indonesia to ratify the FCTC as a manifestation of a commitment to the promotion of human rights to health
- We invite all the parties to refuse the World Tobacco Asia 2012 in Indonesia.
We also inform that concurrently with the 30th Meeting of WHO SEARO Minister of Health, we will hold a peaceful sympathetic action on Laksamana Adisucipto Street in front of the Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel on September 4th to 6th 2012. In this peaceful sympathetic action we will distribute stickers and blue ribbon to people as a part of the ‘Blue Ribbon Campaign’, the WHO protection of passive smoking campaign and also a rejection of the World Tobacco Asia 2012 in Indonesia.
So we submit this letter. We hope for your support all, especially for the sake of promoting the fulfillment of the human right to health of Indonesia in particular and Southeast Asia in general. Thank you for your kind attention and cooperation.
Wassalamu’alaikum wr. wb.
Yogyakarta, 3rd September 2012
Dr. H. Sugito
Chairman of the Forum of Healthy Jogja Without Tobacco (JSTT)
Dra. Yayi Suryo Prabandari, M.Si, PhD
Coordinator of Quit Tobacco Indonesia (QTI) Faculty of Medicine University of Gadjah Mada
Mr. Monda Saragih
Chairman of the Gerakan Berantas Narkoba (Gebrak) Jogjakarta
dr. Tetra Fatwasari Goddess, MPH
Chairman of the Center of Health Behavior and Promotion (CHBP) Faculty of Medicine University of Gadjah Mada
Acting Director of IDEA Association
dr. Titiek Hidayati, Kes
Chairman of the Muhammadiyah Tobacco Control Center (MTCC) University of Muhammadyah Yogyakarta
Mr. Raden Handidwiono
President of Student Executive Board (BEM) Faculty of Medicine University of Gadjah Mada
Mrs. Purwantining Tyas Fitri Kawuri
Coordinator Division of Research and Publishing ‘Perkumpulan Keluarga Berencana Indonesia’ (PKBI) of Province of Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta
Mr. Arif Sugeng Widodo
Staf of Mitra Wacana Women Resource Center (WRC)
Mr. Elanto Wijoyono
Coordinator of Green Map Indonesia 2006-2010
Ms. Adriani Zulivan
Administrator of @Awasi Rokok
Mr. Makhrus Ahmadi
General Secretary of the Regional Council of ‘Ikatan Mahasiswa Muhammadyah’ (IMM) DIY
Prof. dr. Laksono Trisnantoro, M.Sc, PhD
Chairman of the ‘Ikatan Ahli Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia’ (IAKMI) of Province of DIY
dr. Yodi Mahendradhata, M.Sc, PhD
Director of ‘’Pusat Manajemen dan Pelayanan Kesehatan (PMPK) Faculty of Medicine University of Gadjah Mada
Mr. Eko Mardiyanto, S.E.
‘Forum Pemuda Nusantara’ (FPN) Yogyakarta
Mr. Sukiman Mohtar Pratomo
Coordinator of ‘Lintas Merapi FM’ Community Radio
PS. For further information, please contact us at forum.jstt[at]gmail.com. Thank you.