People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- February 6, 2013
FCA would like to congratulate Ulysses ('Yul') N. Dorotheo, representative from the Western Pacific (WPRO) region, for his election as the new chair of the FCA Board of Directors, on 28 January.
The other officers elected are:
- Vice Chair – Luk Joossens AT-LARGE member from the European (EURO) region
- Treasurer – Melodie Tilson AT-LARGE member from the Americas (AMRO) region
- Secretary – Lutgard Kokulinda Kagaruki AT-LARGE member from the African (AFRO) region.
Thank you to outgoing Chair, Paula Johns.
Like the other officers of the Board, Yul can hold his position for a maximum of two years.