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Sixty New Zealand health academics and practitioners have sent a strong message to the government that public health must not be sacrificed on the altar of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement when trade ministers meet in Singapore this weekend.
Dec 4, 2013 Voxy (nz)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:44
Medical professionals praise the government for insisting tobacco control efforts of national authorities be excluded but urge government to stand firm on intellectual property provisions in the TPPA.
Dec 6, 2013 FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:42
Dear international trade and industry minister: As Malaysians and medical and health professionals who are concerned about the potential adverse effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on medical and public health practice, and on patie
Dec 6, 2013 The Malaysian Insider (my)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:39
[Turkmenistan] Tobacco-free Europe achievable: day 1 of Ashgabat conference on noncommunicable diseases
On the first day of the Ashgabat conference on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), participants considered the impact of NCDs on development and the challenges they pose to health systems, and discussed the proposed Ashgabat declaration, committing countrie
Dec 3, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:32
the 53 Member States in the WHO European Region pledged to accelerate their efforts to fully implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) by signing the Ashgabat Declaration during the WHO Ministerial Conference on the Prevention a
Dec 4, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:30
Dear Ambassador Froman: We seek your explicit commitment that the U.S. will not propose or agree to any provisions in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) that would undermine the domestic sovereign rights of participating countries to adopt or
Dec 5, 2013 ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:23
A strong and comprehensive approach to the WHO FCTC has shown that tough laws work •• therein lies the key to saving lives.
Dec 6, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:21
The report makes two recommendations: strategic action should be taken in a variety of aspects to curb the tobacco epidemic; and international organizations should review existing programs/policies, to ensure due prominence in tobacco control.
May 25, 2007 World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:19
report warns that risky behaviors –smoking, using illicit drugs, alcohol abuse, unhealthy diets, and unsafe sex— are increasing globally and pose a growing threat to the health of individuals, particularly in developing countries. The report looks at how
Nov 20, 2013 World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:13
A new World Bank report, Risking your Health: Causes, Consequences and Interventions to Prevent Risky Behaviors, warns that risky behaviors are increasingly prevalent globally, particularly in developing countries, and constitute a growing threat to the
Nov 20, 2013 World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:11