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[Jamaica] CHANG: Traffic amnesty and second-hand smoke

governments' dithering in implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), particularly in legislating a smoke-free environment by curbing smoking in public places. ... more than 89 months or 381 weeks or 2,664 days have passed
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jan 20, 2013 10:14
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[Europe] Health and transparency NGOs demand Commission implements UN tobacco lobbying rules

European Public Health Alliance (be)
added Jan 18, 2013 14:58
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State of Tobacco Control 2013 - Federal Grades: Report Summary

Rule Asserting Authority over All Tobacco Products: Not Issued TPSAC Menthol Report Implementation: Not Completed TPSAC Submission of Dissolvables Report: Submitted to FDA
American Lung Association
added Jan 16, 2013 07:00
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[Guam] Cruz Resolution Calls on Senate to Ratify W.H.O. Convention on Tobacco Control

Vice Speaker B.J. Cruz has introduced a resolution which calls on the Obama Administration and the U.S. Senate to support and ratify the World Health Organization's [WHO] "Framework Convention on Tobacco Control" [FCTC].
Pacific News Center (PNC) (gu)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:23
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[India] President to attend ITC-sponsored event, says no tobacco promotion

President Pranab Mukherjee will on Monday attend an award function jointly organised by the Confederation of Indian Industries and ITC and his office said the event had nothing to do with promotion of tobacco.
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Jan 14, 2013 00:03
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[Pakistan] Citizens urge efficacious implementation of anti-tobacco laws

Citizens stressed the need for efficacious implementation of tobacco control laws across the country and to curtail the sale of smuggled and non-compliant tobacco products. They also asked the authorities to make a proper strategy to prevent sale of toba
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Jan 7, 2013 05:08
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[Indonesia] Editorial: Future of Our Youth Going Up in Smoke

Nafsiah Mboi, the country’s health minister has said that the government will soon become party to the Convention. We urge her to move speedily on her promise.
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Nov 29, 2012 13:46
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[Honduras] Australia Blocks Honduran Bid For WTO Panel In Tobacco Row ($$)

The statement also said that Australia's view was that plain packaging did not undermine the protections offered by the TRIPS, was in step with the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and was no more restrictive that nece
Law360
added Nov 22, 2012 05:56
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[Korea - South] The ‘diverse, dynamic new world of global tobacco control’? An analysis of participation in the Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

Developing countries face particular barriers to participating in the COP process, and their engagement in global tobacco control is likely to diminish in the absence of specific measures to support their effective participation.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 21, 2012 14:33
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Positive signals for Bulgarian tobacco producers after WHO conference: expert

“The good news that the Bulgarian tobacco producers received after the conference is that the decision-making in connection to articles 17 and 18 of the framework convention on tobacco products, was postponed with two years. This is a relief because this
Focus English News (bg)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:34
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