11 Nov 2010
During COP-4, Brazil’s Health Ministry also plans to present other ways to reduce tobacco consumption such as education campaigns and warnings on packaging.
Later this week Brazil’s senate is expected to approve a bill that prohibits smokehouses across the country, which will affect about 50,000 tobacco producers in the south of the country.
To combat this the Ministry of Agrarian Development has a program of crop diversification as an alternative for farmers.
- Articles 9 and 10 – guidelines for FCTC
- Articles 9 and 10: Misinformation about tobacco flavours
- Article 9 and 10 – product regulation general information
- COP-4 general information and documents