• To assist the Ministry of Health and Population in formulating national policies, strategies and laws related to health promotion and tobacco regulation.
  • To carry out guidelines, protocols and standards and quality determination related to health promotion and tobacco regulation.
  • To regulate the marketing of alcohol and tobacco products as well as items harmful to health in coordination with the concerned agencies.
  • To update the concerned bodies on the latest developments at the international level in relation to health promotion and tobacco regulation and to give opinion consultation.
  • To assist and implement in the formulation of annual action plan for health promotion and tobacco regulation.
  • To act as a point of contact at the international level regarding health promotion and tobacco regulation.
  • To conduct behavioral change and health communication related activities at the union level.
  • To facilitate the conduct of programs in coordination with the concerned agencies for behavior change and health promotion through programs including school health.