People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- November 16, 2010
The Framework Convention Alliance (FCA) marked its presence at the fourth Conference of the Parties (COP-4) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) by unveiling a 'Death Clock'.
During COP-4 the clock will keep a rolling tally of the number of people worldwide dying of tobacco-related diseases. View more pictures by clicking the 'read more' link below.
View images of the clock’s unveiling and other activities throughout COP-4, which takes place in Punta del Este, Uruguay during 15-20 November 2010.
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