People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- August 1, 2013
Nominations opened on 1 August for the 8th FCA General Assembly election. Voting is open to all organisations that are members of the Framework Convention Alliance. Votes close Thursday, November 7, 2013, 11:59EST.
The election will decide three posts on the FCA Board of Directors:
• One Representative from the AFRO region, whose term will run from 1 Jan 2014 through 31 Dec 2016.
• One Representative from the EMRO region (1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2016); and
• One At-Large Board member, a position that is elected independently of any regional considerations (1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2016).
The nomination period ended 15 September, and voting will close Thursday, November 7, 2013, 11:59EST.
For further information please contact elections(at)fctc.org.