The Framework Convention Alliance for Tobacco Control

Advocacy tools

Civil society shaping tobacco control in the Caribbean

The cover photo of the Caribbean reportAround the world the challenges faced by tobacco control advocates are similar: accessing funding and other resources, influencing policy makers, the tobacco industry, the tobacco industry and the tobacco industry.

This is why it’s always useful to learn about routes that colleagues have taken to overcome these barriers. The Jamaica Coalition for Tobacco Control (JCTC) and the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC) have recently published a document full of such experiences and advice, designed to assist those working in tobacco control and in the broader fight against non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

Resources for World No Tobacco Day 2017

A vendor in South-East AsiaWorld No Tobacco Day (WNTD) is marked every year on 31 May. The theme for 2017 is Tobacco: a threat to development.

AUDIO: Getting tobacco control into countries' development plans

Listen to tips from FCA members and others who have been working to get tobacco control integrated into countries' development plans.

Tobacco control and the SDGs: an advocacy toolkit

Tobacco control is included in the new, global development goals. But that won't automatically produce more effective tobacco control at country level: for that to happen will require a huge effort from all advocates. This toolkit is designed to help.


  • FCTC: Action Now! Advocacy Tools

    Advocacy Tools

    Tools for tobacco control advocates worldwide to help government accelerate implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).

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