People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- February 25, 2011
The Canadian Cancer Society's Updated report on pack warning labels is now available in Arabic, Chinese, French and Portuguese. Versions in English, French and Spanish were previously available.
The report summarises international cigarette package health warning requirements by country/jurisdiction, including both Parties and Non-Parties to the WHO FCTC. The report is an update of a 2008 report which ranked 140 countries based on the size of the warnings on cigarette packages.
The 2010 report ranks 175 countries/jurisdictions based on warning size, and lists countries/jurisdictions that require picture-based warnings.
Read previous FCA article on the report here.