INCA (2018). Technical note: How much does it cost to receive donations from the tobacco industry? Art. 5.3 of the WHO FCTC – The protection of public tobacco control policies. Rio de Janeiro: Instituto Nacional de Câncer José Alencar Gomes da Silva. Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services (undated). Consultation on the proposal for […]

Polish letter warning academe about Foundation for Smoke Free World Funding

For the attention of: Chancellor, Vice-Rectors, Deans Minister of Health (-) RECTOR prof. dr hab. Marcin Gruchała 18/01/2018 Warsaw, on 09 January 2018 ZPP 078.96.2017 According to the distribution list Dear Sirs, Firstly, I would like to point out that Poland, in pursuit of its smoke-free policy, is obliged to base its actions on the […]

Vietnam’s memo calling on the cabinet, local government, and mass organizations to coordinate the implementation of the WHO recommendation and to inform governments and health communities not to cooperate with FSFW

MINISTRY OF HEALTH No:6814/BYT-KCB V/v: WHO Recommendation on non-cooperation with Smoke-Free World Foundation funded by PMI THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM Independence – Freedom – Happiness —————Hanoi, November 28, 2017 To: – Ministries, and mass organizations – The People’s Committees of the provinces and municipality The Viet Nam Permanent Representation Mission to the United Nations […]

France law and decree requiring transparency from the tobacco industry

In addition to requiring the tobacco industry to disclose its ingredients or product contents to the regulatory authorities, the French government requires, under pain of penalty, an annual report pertaining to lobbying and marketing expenses as well as benefits, in kind or cash, directly or indirectly, given to public officials. Along with the product report, […]