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CSOs urge Senate to align tobacco control bill with WHO-FCTC g...

AS the Senate presents the National Tobacco Control Bill (NTCB) for public hearing this week, a coalition of civil society groups has urged the lawmakers to ensure that the bill aligns with provisions of the World Health Organisation Framework ... The Guardian Nigeria, 5 days ago

Indonesia Urged To Protect Younger Generation From Ill-Effects of Tobacco

people died of tobacco-related diseases since the first Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) working group was formed on October 28, 1999, according to the Death Clock, which keeps track of tobacco-related deaths. The first meeting of the ...
 Antara News1 month ago

What about FCTC protocol, ask activists

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Even as farmers and the Tobacco Board are hoping to reap a rich dividend during the auctions, the anti-tobacco activists are crying foul over the continued patronage for tobacco crop instead of taking ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

COP6 Moscow 2014

13 October 2014: The Conference of the Parties to the WHO FCTC opens today, and will run until18th October, in Moscow, Russia.The following are links you can follow for information and updates on the COP6: WHO FCTC website: ...
 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance4 days ago Health Authorities Push Through Taxation Guidelines Behind Closed Doors at Moscow WHO Summit  TickerTech.com5 days ago

Non-ratification of tobacco convention may cost India 38 mn jobs

Due to non-ratification of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), 38 million jobs in India are under threat and the country may also lose Rs.21,000 crore revenue, according to a study.The study, titled 'Tobacco economics in India: The voice of ...
 Prokerala5 days ago Non-ratification of treaty to curb tobacco could affect economy  Hindu Business Line5 days ago
Wall Street Business Network

WHO FCTC throws out public at Moscow Meeting: What do they have to hide?, asks JTI

- Today in Moscow the public was forced to leave the public gallery and prevented from observing the WHO FCTC's Sixth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP6). JTI's (Japan Tobacco International) reaction: "Hidden agendas corrupt ...
 Noodls1 week ago Blatant lack of transparency at COP6  Tobacco Reporter1 week ago
Islamic Republic News Agency

WHO tobacco treaty makes significant progress despite mounting pressure from tobacco industry

MOSCOW - The sixth session of the Conference of the parties (COP6) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) concluded today in Moscow. Several landmark decisions were adopted in the course of the six-day session, regarded as one ...
 WHO3 days ago WHO Tobacco Treaty Makes Progress  Occupational Health & Safety1 day ago Tobacco Treaty makes significant progress - WHO  Business Ghana14 hours ago Tobacco taxation issues: 'COP6' trying to develop global strategy  Business Recorder1 week ago
RIA Novosti

COP calls for allocation of tax revenues to finance tobacco control programs

The Conference of the Parties (COP) to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) yesterday hurriedly adopted behind closed doors guidelines on tobacco-product price and tax measures, further demonstrating the ...
 Tobacco Reporter5 days ago WHO working group agrees draft decision on e-cigarettes regulation  Turkish Weekly3 days ago WHO fights tobacco  Tobacco Reporter1 day ago WHO Praises Russia's Efforts to Reduce Smoking in Country  RIA Novosti4 days ago

State sued over alleged FCTC failures

The Youth Smoking Prevention Foundation (YSPF) is taking the Kingdom of the Netherlands to court to end what it alleges is the structural and excessive influence exerted by tobacco lobbyists on government anti-smoking policies, according to a story ...
 Tobacco Reporter4 days ago
Daily Times Nigeria

Address to the Sixth Session of the Conference of the Parties to WHO FCTC

Dr Margaret Chan Director-General of the World Health Organization Thank you, Professor Chang-jin Moon, President of COP6. Thank you also, Minister Veronkia Skvortsova, my dear sister. Honourable ministers, distinguished delegates, ...
 WHO1 week ago WHO Conference Shuts Out Tobacco Industry Representatives  AllAfrica.com5 days ago WHO Conference Bars Tobacco Industry ...Deliberate On Taxation Measures  Daily Times Nigeria6 days ago Ghana Poised To Press Big Tobacco To Pay For Health Impacts  Modern Ghana2 weeks ago
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