People have died from tobacco-related diseases since the opening of the first FCTC working group on 28 October 1999.
December e-news 2011 edition
Highlights from our December e-newsletter are: we’ve launched our new Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products campaign; FCTC needs assessment in Palau; WHO reform process; global tobacco control news and pictures; and meet FCA member Paula Johns from ACT-Br.
October e-news 2011 edition
Highlights from our October e-newsletter - accelerating FCTC, sourcing funds, follow up NCD Summit, meet Dr Elif Dagli - chair of the Turkish National Coalition on Tobacco or Health.
NCD Summit - encouraging outcomes
Read about some of the positive outcomes from the Non-Communicable Diseases Summit held in New York during September 2011.
September e-news 2011 edition
Take action for the NCD Summit; read the latest news; check out our new shadow reporting campaign; provide feedback on our Tobacco control for global health and development campaign; and meet the project manager of the Jamaica Coalition for Tobacco Control, Barbara McGaw.
June e-news 2011 edition
See our slideshow of World No Tobacco Day photos from around the world, learn what happened at a meeting with the Secretariat of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, Take Action! for the NCD Summit, meet an award-winning FCA member, and more!
May e-news 2011 edition
Find out how to get involved with World No Tobacco Day, the Moscow Declaration and volunteer for a COP-5 and INB-5 FCA task force. Also, meet Better Bangladesh Trust’s programme manager Syed Mahbubul Alam, check out our latest pictures read the latest tobacco control news.
March e-news 2011 edition
This is the FCA’s first edition of its email newsletter. The newsletter highlights stories about FCA’s new Board of Directors; African NGOs meeting COMESA on Articles 9&10; a way to support the Ukraine’s advertising ban; the brave new Tobacco Plan for England; highlights from the FCA's Tobacco Control for Global Health and Development campaign; the Nigerian Senate passing a Tobacco Control Bill; a Latin American coalition taking on NCDs; meeting Annie Homasi from the Tuvalu Tobacco Control Coalition who has grand plans to make Tuvalu the first country in the world to have a total ban on tobacco; and much more.