Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,239 headlines found
[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
Instead of the WHO regulating such issues, it should be left solely to the World Trade Organization to decide matters regarding trade between nations, Ulle said. He added that the JTI and other similar groups have goals in common with the FCTC and would
Nov 7, 2016 Politico
added Nov 7, 2016 22:07
COP6 was two years ago. Refresh your memory of what happened there by reading the front-page article from the Bulletin at FCTC COP6: It’s not over till the last round of clapping, but delegates to COP6 already have a lot to be proud of.
Nov 5, 2016 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Nov 5, 2016 13:58
As ISIS found out in Kirkuk and Erdogan has realized in Turkey, convincing Middle Easterners to quit smoking is an uphill battle. Among the Turkish people, poverty and economic struggles have only increased already high rates of tobacco consumption. On a
Aug 20, 2016 Your Middle East
added Aug 20, 2016 20:39
Summary: Plain packaging was implemented in Australia in 2012, has been adopted in Ireland and the United Kingdom for implementation May 20, 2016, and is under formal consideration in Norway, Hungary, Sweden, Finland, France, Canada, New Zealand, Singap
Nov 16, 2015 ASH London (uk)
added May 20, 2016 23:36
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
According to the Alcohol and Drug Information Center (ADIC), the government follows the guidelines of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) with intention to reduce tobacco use and exposure. The guidelines/measures of the WHO are art
Aug 27, 2014 The Nation (lk)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:12
The symposium aims at familiarising the participants with the commitments of the GCC to implement tobacco control policies
Mar 26, 2014 Muscat Daily (om)
added Mar 26, 2014 13:18
[Australia, New Zealand] Plain Packaging for the Pacific Rim: The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Tobacco Control
Part I focuses on the debate over the intellectual property chapter of the TPP … Part II examines the investment chapter of the TPP ... Part III looks at the discussion as to whether there should be specific text on tobacco control in the TPP, and, if so,
Dec 16, 2013 Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
added Dec 16, 2013 22:27
In some European countries, where governments have paired the labels with graphic images, consumer demand for the products has decreased, especially among young people. But tobacco companies are fighting efforts to use similar visuals internationally.
Oct 21, 2013 Scientific American
added Oct 21, 2013 11:29