People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- February 27, 2012
FCA staff will be involved in numerous activities at the 15th World Conference on Tobacco or Health, 20-24 March in Singapore.
To date, these include items on shadow reporting, accelerating FCTC implementation, the draft illicit trade protocol, FCTC tax and price guidelines. See details below, and please check back soon for updates.
|Launch of Tobacco Watch global shadow report*||20 March, 11:45-12:15||Indiana Room, Swissôtel The Stamford, 2 Stamford Rd|
|FCTC: Action Now! FCA's campaign on accelerating FCTC implementation||20 March, 1:30-3:30||location unknown|
|WHO FCTC Illicit Trade Protocol: Opportunities and challenges||22 March, 11:00-12:20||Concurrent symposium|
|FCTC tax and price guidelines: A unique opportunity||22 March, 15:45-17:45||Concurrent panel discussion|
|The role of shadow reporting in the surveillance of FCTC obligations||23 March, 15:45-17:45||Concurrent panel discussion|
|The UN High-level Meeting on NCDs and Tobacco Control as a pathfinder||23 March, 18:00-19:20||Panel discussion|
* As part of CTFK's journalism workshop: Industry Interference in Tobacco Control Policies.
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