Tax tobacco to help fight NCDs, FCA tells WHO SEARO

12 Sep 2016

“We welcome the commitment outlined in the Ministerial Declaration to advocate ‘for innovative and sustainable financing for NCD management, including dedicated taxation of health damaging commodities such as tobacco … as an additional measure that can both reduce exposure to NCD risk factors as well as mobilize more resources for NCD prevention’,” said FCA’s statement.

 

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