People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
COP6 must adopt tobacco tax guidelines
Governments can take an important step toward preventing hundreds of millions of premature deaths by adopting, without change, draft guidelines on tobacco taxes, says the Framework Convention Alliance (FCA).
The draft guidelines are on the agenda of the next round of negotiations of the global tobacco treaty, the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
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