People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
- Published on 12 February 2016
While Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) are expected to submit their progress reports by 15 April, discussions later this year could change the shape of future reporting.
- Published on 10 February 2016
Governments should consider the role of tobacco taxes in weathering the current financial storm, say two World Bank experts in a recent blog post. Such “corrective taxes” can generate positive social benefits and raise much needed revenue.