People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- February 25, 2009
The next round of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) Special Opportunity Grants is open.
The grants assist advocates in their work towards supporting the development, adoption and implementation of strong FCTC guidelines and protocols. Up to eight grants are available and each is worth $US 10,000.
To qualify, applicants must be tobacco control advocates from low to mid income countries. FCTC members’ applications will receive preference. Applications close 6 March 2009.