The Philip Morris-funded Foundation for a Smoke-Free World: tax return sheds light on funding activities

Tess Legg, Silvy Peeters, Phil Chamberlain, Anna B Gilmore,  The Lancet: In September, 2017, Philip Morris International, one of the world’s largest tobacco companies, set up the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, with almost US$1 billion of funding over 12 years.1 The Foundation claims to be an independent scientific body aiming to “accelerate an end to smoking”.2 Yet controversy […]

Tobacco Industry Interference Index: Asian report of implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3, 2018

2018 Asian Report on Implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3               2017 ASEAN report on implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3               2016 ASEAN report on implementation of WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article […]

Other Publishers/ Authors

Mathers A, Hawkins B, Lee K (2019). Transnational Tobacco Companies and New Nicotine Delivery Systems. American Journal of Public Health. Branston JR & Gilmore AB (2019). The failure of the UK to tax adequately tobacco company profits. Journal of Public Health. Hawkins, Benjamin & Holden, Chris (2018). European Union implementation of Article 5.3 of the Framework Convention on […]

WHO FCTC

WHO FCTC Secretariat & UNDP (2017). The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: An accelerator for sustainable development. Discussion Paper.  Bialous, Stella (undated). Impact of implementation of the WHO FCTC on the tobacco industry’s behavior. WHO FCTC. Examples of implementation of Article 5.3 communicated through the reports of the Parties. Bialous, Stella & Corporate Accountability International (2015). […]

WHO

WHO (2017). Tobacco and its environmental impact: An overview. Geneva: World Health Organization. WHO-EMRO (2012). Tobacco industry tactics and plans to undermine tobacco control efforts. WHO (2012). Technical resource for country implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3. WHO (2009). Tobacco industry interference with tobacco control. Hirschhorn, Norbert (2008). Evolution of […]

NGOs

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (2018). Who is Profiting from Tobacco? A Closer Look at the Shareholders of Multinational Tobacco Companies and Their Subsidiaries. CAI, SEATCA, and GGTC (2017). Anti-Corruption and Tobacco Control. Canadian Cancer Society, et al. (2016). Canada’s Implementation of Article 5.3 of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: A Civil Society Shadow Report. […]