Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,339 headlines found
The industry is warning countries that their tobacco laws violate an expanding web of trade and investment treaties, raising the prospect of costly, prolonged legal battles, health advocates and officials said.
Dec 13, 2013 New York Times
added Dec 13, 2013 02:12
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers has warned against full implementation of the world Health Organisation's recommendations on tobacco control in the region. The recommendations made in the framework convention on tobacco control (FCTC) policy docum
Oct 1, 2012 Nairobi Star (ke)
added Oct 2, 2012 18:14
At the unveiling of the British American Tobacco’s regional headquarters in Lagos last week...internal BAT documents reveal the details of its bad behaviour in Nigeria that this same company will not dare engage in the United States, United Kingdom or ot
Feb 19, 2016 This Day (ng)
added Feb 19, 2016 17:39
Tobacco Association of Malawi (Tama), the country’s largest tobacco growers’ body, has taken a swipe at the World Health Organisation (WHO) for intensifying its campaign towards abolishing tobacco farming.
Nov 11, 2014 Malawi Nation Online (mw)
added Nov 11, 2014 11:16
As the evidence to this Inquiry demonstrates, there is no good reason to accept this argument. In fact, legitimate packs of cigarettes carry both covert and overt security marking, including numbers and anti- counterfeit marks, which would still be pres
Mar 25, 2013 ASH London (uk)
added Mar 25, 2013 12:31
Jan 30, 2012 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Jan 30, 2012 00:00
Oct 20, 2010 Caribbean News Now!
added Oct 21, 2010 00:00
[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake
International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
Jun 15, 2017 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
National Assembly yesterday unanimously passed a draft law on tobacco control intended to combat the annual $100 million smoking habit that kills 30 people every day... the law contains 13 chapters and 49 articles intended to “educate and reduce tobacco u
Apr 10, 2015 KiMedia (Jendhamuni Sos blog) (kh)
added Apr 10, 2015 13:51
The bench observed that the demands of the petitioner companies were against the public health and larger public interest and need not be considered. It directed the government to strictly implement the provisions of the Act. The bench also observed that
Dec 30, 2013 The Himalayan Times (np)
added Jan 2, 2014 09:56