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Complete ban on all POS advertising needed in Ukraine

The Smoke Free Ukraine Project is calling on the country’s government to completely ban all cigarette pack displays from points of sales (POS). The move follows a recent monitoring project carried out by the Regional Advocacy Center (Life) and Smoke Free
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:29
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Strategies for Accelerated Implementation of the Tobacco Control Treaty: Lessons from Key Global Health Initiatives (PDF)

it is critical and feasible to garner political and resource support for FCTC implementation, globally and in countries. Efforts need to begin by identifying the barriers to implementation, developing a political and programmatic strategy, and communicati
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:27
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[Russia] How to accelerate FCTC implementation

The report, Strategies for Accelerated Implementation of the Tobacco Control Treaty: Lessons from Key Global Health Initiatives, recommends seven strategies to be considered at the upcoming 6th session of the FCTC Conference of the Parties (COP6) to help
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:19
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INTERNATIONAL TOBACCO GROWERS’ ASSOCIATION (ITGA) - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (PDF)

• Despite its name, ITGA really represents the interests of transnational tobacco companies rather than those of tobacco farmers. • ITGA’s main supporters are international cigarette and tobacco leaf companies, including Alliance One International, B
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:18
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[Russia] BULLETIN Day 3 (PDF)

the Article 19 expert group report…shows that adjusting procedural and evidentiary rules…can help governments and victims of tobacco addiction overcome the obstructionism and delay tactics to which tobacco companies typically resort when sued.
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:15
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[Russia] BULLETIN Day 2 (PDF)

At cOp5, the foundations were finally laid to inspire a real global effort—including sustainable funding—to implement the fctc, with the decision to create a working group on sustainable measures to strengthen implementation of the whO fctc. for the firs
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:08
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[Russia] BULLETIN Day 1 (PDF)

the most momentous item in committee A is the debate on (and, we hope, adoption of) guidelines on Article 6 (price and tax measures). ... The tobacco industry, a major sponsor of the International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC), is clearly worried by A
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:03
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[Russia] COP6 Meeting resources page

The sixth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP6) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) takes place 13-18 October in Moscow, Russian Federation. The provisional agenda, information about registration, travel support and other
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 20:35
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Armenian Health Minister to attend All-Russian Conference of Doctors

Muradyan went on a working visit to Moscow on Tuesday, the Ministry’s press service reported. As part of his visit, the official will attend the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
Panorama.am (am)
added Oct 14, 2014 20:31
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[Russia] A U.N. body just held a secret vote to raise the price of U.S. tobacco around the world

A World Health Organization panel on Tuesday removed members of the press and public from a meeting in Russia, then quickly adopted a recommendation calling for a huge tax hike on tobacco products around the world, one that would likely harm U.S. tobacco
The Blaze
added Oct 14, 2014 20:29
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