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[Africa] NTIABANG: ILO Fails to Cut Ties with Tobacco Industry – Yet Again

the ILO must keep the tobacco industry at arm’s length. When the long-standing cooperation agreements between the ILO, the tobacco industry and organisations it funds expire this year, the ILO can finally align itself with the international framework, dev
IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Mar 21, 2018 13:44
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The FSFW Releases Results From Large-Scale Global Smoking Survey

The President of the FSFW, renowned anti-smoking expert Dr. Derek Yach pointed out that this study indicates that understanding individual experiences is key. “The data demonstrates that by better understanding the unique experiences and struggles of the
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:37

[New Zealand] One third of Kiwi smokers admit to sacrificing essentials

survey of smokers just released from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, has found that 36% of New Zealand smokers admit to spending money on tobacco that they know ‘would be better spent on household essentials like food’.
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40

[Africa, Nigeria, Uganda] Activists mount pressure on ILO to sever ties with Big Tobacco

“Nigeria’s delegation and that of other countries currently under tobacco industry assault should distance themselves from the Ugandan position,” said Akinbode Oluwafemi, Deputy Executive Director, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria
Premium Times (ng)
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40

Money or Mission? The Fight about Big Tobacco’s Philanthropy

Labor advocates had big hopes for the 332nd session of the International Labour Organization’s meeting this week, but once again, the organization postponed a vote on whether to end its relationship with tobacco companies... NPQ has covered how nefarious
The Nonprofit Quarterly
added Mar 20, 2018 19:44

New Global Survey Points to Key Issues, Needs and Gaps in Fight to End Smoking

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World released findings today from a global survey to better understand smokers, their experiences, and challenges they face when they try to quit smoking. The survey also highlights their awareness regarding the harm caused by
Business Wire
added Mar 19, 2018 17:59

Global Smoking Cessation Partnering 2018: Access to Deals and Agreements by the World's Leading Healthcare Companies Since 2012

provides understanding and access to partnering deals and agreements entered into by the world's leading healthcare companies. The report provides an analysis of partnering deals. The majority of deals are discovery or development stage whereby the licen
PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2018 14:39

Global E-cigarette and T-Vapor Market Report 2018

The e-cigarette and t-vapor market amounted to $11.44 billion in 2016 and is expected to witness a double-digit growth throughout the forecast period of 2017-2025. Increasing prices of cigarettes, rising health awareness, and product innovation and tech
PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2018 14:39

Tobacco Products Global Market Report 2018

The tobacco industry comprises establishments carrying out stemming and redrying of tobacco and companies manufacturing cigarettes and other tobacco products. E-cigarettes are not included in this industry.
PR Newswire
added Mar 15, 2018 23:18

ILO chief wants to cut ties with big tobacco. Will the governing body heed the call?

This week, more than 200 organizations globally called on ILO’s governing body to put in place policies prohibiting further collaboration with the tobacco industry. This, they argue, is in line with the ILO Secretariat’s recent recommendations that the b
added Mar 15, 2018 17:14
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