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[UK] Experts threaten public health body over link to drink industry

Hundreds of top academics have threatened to stop advising Public Health England unless it abandons plans to work with the alcohol industry... Leading experts in drinking, smoking, obesity and cancer, whose work underpins official policies, say they are l
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:27
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BLANCHARD: Homelessness, Vaping and Fentanyl: Three More Examples of Bad Media Coverage of Drugs

. In different ways, the three articles below disparage drug users, discredit harm reductionists, and make damaging alarmist claims... The author, Sheila Kaplan, mischaracterizes event speaker Dr. Bernhard-Michael Mayer as an “industry advocate,” when in
Filter (The Influence Foundation)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36
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Tobacco industry’s carbon footprint mirrors entire countries — cost of cigarettes should reflect the environmental damage, WHO says

there are now more smokers than ever before, in absolute numbers. Overall, 933 million people smoked every day in 2015, 80% of which are men. To meet this demand, six trillion cigarettes are manufactured each year — that’s a lot of tobacco. According to
ZME Science
added Oct 9, 2018 17:23
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[Malawi] HOPKINSON: Tobacco smoke and environmental injustice

“My country, Malawi, has lost most of its forests to tobacco,” Paul Desanker, a manager in the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change adaptation programme, told the eighth conference of parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control last w
British Medical Journal
added Oct 12, 2018 14:01
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Silicon Valley Investors Shunned Juul, but Back Other Nicotine Start-Ups

widely criticized for marketing its products to teenagers, set out to raise more than $1 billion over the summer: Investors appeared to draw a moral line in the sand.... they have signed checks to other nicotine start-ups. Those include Lucy, a nicotine g
New York Times
added Oct 8, 2018 20:29
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JTI Declared Top Employer in Africa for Second Consecutive Year

cements the Company's reputation as an employer that puts people first. In addition, JTI has been certified as a Top Employer in nine African countries, seven of which - Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania and Tunisia - have been accre
PR Newswire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:21
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British American Tobacco - A Top Employer in Africa

Only the organisations that achieve certification in at least four countries within the region earn the special 2019 Top Employers Africa recognition. BAT (British American Tobacco) has achieved the African certification for the second year in a row, hav
PR Newswire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:20
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[Europe] Financial Sector Pledges To Stop Funding Tobacco Industry

A number of financial institutions have joined forces with public health leaders to fill in the “missing piece” of the puzzle and put an end to providing financing, insurance and investment to the tobacco industry....The “Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge” was
EurActiv
added Oct 9, 2018 19:34
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[UK] Tony Abbott’s former adviser’s role with Philip Morris invisible under lobbying regime

A former senior adviser to Tony Abbott is working as an in-house lobbyist for the tobacco giant Philip Morris, but flaws with the lobbying rules mean he is invisible to the oversight regime covering federal parliament. Murray Cranston was a long-time ad
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 5, 2018 13:52
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Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Africa Third Year in a Row

This award recognizes our efforts to provide the right challenges, support, and development to our employees so they can focus on driving our company’s transformation towards a smoke-free future.”
Business Wire
added Oct 13, 2018 15:21
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