Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 4,292 headlines found
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
E-cigarettes should be regulated as medical devices, and their promotion should come under the ordinance of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Such regulation would prevent tobacco companies from adopting their usual cynical and devious tac
Oct 3, 2013 The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 3, 2013 14:51
Sinn Féin MEP, Martina Anderson has been appointed by the GUE/NGL Group in the European Parliament to track and amend the Tobacco Products Directive as it passes through the legislative process in the Parliament.
Feb 7, 2013 Sinn Féin (ie)
added Feb 8, 2013 22:05
“Tactics aimed at undermining anti-tobacco campaigns, and subverting the WHO Framework Convention, are no longer covert or cloaked by an image of corporate social responsibility. They are out in the open and they are extremely aggressive.” Dr Margaret
Nov 20, 2012 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Nov 20, 2012 23:50
Research on internet content regulation has failed to address the global nature of the online world, so international collaboration on internet regulation is imperative. The World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control is an ideal m
Nov 2, 2012 The Conversation (au)
added Nov 1, 2012 20:14
[Australia, Canada] DEWHIRST: Price and tobacco marketing strategy: lessons from ‘dark’ markets and implications for WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
In such ‘dark’ markets, tobacco companies have shifted much of their promotional dollars towards the retail sector and pricing has become an ever more important part of tobacco firms’ marketing strategies.
Sep 29, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Oct 1, 2012 08:48