People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- Published on 21 January 2015
FCA’s Regional Director for the Americas, Eduardo Bianco, has been awarded the Luther L Terry Award for Exemplary Leadership in Tobacco Control.
The award is presented annually by the American Cancer Society and is named for the late US Surgeon General who led the 1964 report that linked tobacco use to long cancer and other illnesses.
- Published on 13 January 2015
FCA is joining hundreds of global organisations in launching the Action/2015 campaign to call for health measures (including tobacco control) to be included in the new global goals for human development.
In joining the Action/2015 campaign FCA released a video (below) stressing that health must become a global priority.