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Collaboration with the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR)

The Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR) is working with Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) to develop a human rights implementation plan across PMI’s value chain, including risk assessment, gap analysis and action plan. The collaboration will r
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Dec 13, 2016 20:43

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added Dec 12, 2016 18:06

[Ireland] Harris: Don't invest public funds in tobacco

The Irish Strategic Investment Fund should be banned from putting public money into tobacco companies, Simon Harris has said. The fund, which was set up to make investments that benefit the Irish economy, has equity holdings worth €1.5 million in three
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 11, 2016 17:28

[India] JOHNSON: United Nations works against press freedom when it comes to world health arm

I’ve experienced the WHO’s assault on media firsthand. During a WHO tobacco control meeting held last month in India, journalists were improperly banned from a taxpayer-funded legislative meeting of representatives of more than 180 countries who were dis
The Hill
added Dec 10, 2016 00:29

World No Tobacco Day 2017: Tobacco – a threat to development

It will demonstrate the threats that the tobacco industry poses to the sustainable development of all countries, including the health and economic well-being of their citizens. It will propose measures that governments and the public should take to promo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 9, 2016 23:54

[UK] The Totally Wicked Stadium: Star readers voice anger over deal - but opinion is divided

dozens of fans have expressed dismay over renaming the stadium, citing the debate over vaping and the uncertainty of its long-term effects. They also argue the title The Totally Wicked Stadium has opened the club to ridicule. But there are also plenty
St Helens Star (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 21:39

SATEL: Big Tobacco Is Giving Away Money: Researchers Should Take It

. If the tobacco companies respect researchers’ independence, we will obtain valuable data about RRPs, their relative risks, and how and why smokers switch or don’t switch to them. Those findings will help save lives. Or, if the companies interfere with
added Dec 9, 2016 15:53

[Australia] Philip Morris gets gold star from gender watchdog

Philip Morris may be causing “untold harm” to Australian families, “causing deaths from cancer, lung and heart disease”, but according to the government, it’s a pretty great place to work...has been given a gold star by the federal government’s Workplace
Townsville Bulletin (au)
added Dec 9, 2016 14:16

Recommendation of the European Ombudsman in the inquiry into complaint 852/2014/LP against the European Commission regarding its compliance with the Tobacco Control Convention

The Commission should ensure that the proactive transparency policy put in place by DG Health, requiring the publication online of all the meetings its staff have with tobacco industry representatives and the minutes taken of those meetings, should apply
European Ombudsman
added Dec 9, 2016 13:51

Decision concerning the European Commission’s compliance with the Tobacco Control Convention (852/2014/LP)

The Ombudsman concludes her inquiry with a finding of maladministration on the part of the Commission arising from its refusal to apply the proactive transparency policy of DG Health across the entire Commission.
European Ombudsman
added Dec 9, 2016 13:49
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