Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 3,394 headlines found
campaigners in the Netherlands are taking the Dutch state to court...According to the Dutch Youth Smoking Prevention Foundation, the government is systematically breaching the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC),3 to
May 20, 2015 British Medical Journal
added May 21, 2015 10:11
This timeline provides a chronological overview of some of the main ways tobacco companies have tried to influence the development of Kenya's Tobacco Control Regulations 2014.
May 18, 2015 TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 18, 2015 10:40
the examples of lobbying we have described highlight the importance of strengthening adherence to the framework convention.17 They also serve as a reminder of the global nature of the tobacco industry, which must not be allowed to represent itself as bein
May 13, 2015 British Medical Journal
added May 14, 2015 10:36
United States continues to sit on the sideline...has abandoned developing nations to fight an industry...failure to act on tobacco is something American politicians can be held accountable for—after all, it is American regulation that shifted the market t
May 8, 2015 Harvard Political Review
added May 8, 2015 10:40
[Europe] Press release - Daily News 04 / 05 / 2015: Commission proposes EU joins international agreement fighting tobacco smuggling
The proposal is that the Council concludes the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products under the World Health Organisation’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC Protocol) on behalf of the European Union. Today's decision should b
May 4, 2015 Europa - European Commission
added May 7, 2015 12:25
urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to implement the the proposed increased pictorial warnings on tobacco products keeping in line with its commitments with WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
May 1, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 5, 2015 09:06
The World Bank pulled out of the 12th Annual Asia Pacific Tax Forum, which is to be held in New Delhi from May 5-7, as the event was to be co-organized by a consortium funded by several transnational tobacco companies.
May 2, 2015 Times of India
added May 5, 2015 09:01
Tobacco control in practice is a series of country case studies illustrating the implementation of various articles of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC). These documents are now also available in Russian and focus on a specific a
May 1, 2015 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 1, 2015 12:15
[Asia, Asia-pacific] SEATCA Tobacco Industry Interference Index: a tool for measuring implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3 [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions This Tobacco Industry Interference Index, based on the WHO FCTC Article 5.3 Guidelines, is a useful advocacy tool for identifying both progress and gaps in national efforts at implementing WHO FCTC Article 5.3.
Apr 23, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Apr 24, 2015 11:59
February 2015 marked 10 years since the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) entered into force. While enormous progress has been made in curtailing the epidemic, the epicentre continues to be in countries that can lea
Apr 21, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 23:00