Papers on Illicit Trade

Crosbie E, Bialous S, Glantz SA (2019). Memoranda of understanding: a tobacco industry strategy to undermine illicit tobacco trade policies. Tobacco Control. Curti D, et al. (2018). Tobacco taxation, illegal cigarette supply and geography. Tobacco Control. Gallagher AWA, et al. (2018). Tobacco industry data on illicit tobacco trade: A systematic review of existing assessments. Tobacco Control. […]

Ministry of Health template letter re tobacco industry-funded research and “Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

RE: Tobacco industry-funded research and “Foundation for a Smoke-Free World” The (Country Name) has been a Party to the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) since 200_ : A proof of our commitment to address the tobacco epidemic, which has claimed millions of lives in the country due to smoking-related diseases.[i] […]

Policy Briefs

Policy Brief Issues Concerning a Tobacco Company at an OECD Session on Integrity and Lobbying (2019) Published by: Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control Download The Attempt of the Tobacco Industry Funded Entity to Partner With The World Health Organizations (WHO) (2019) Published by: Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control Download […]

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 […]

Featured Policies & Practices

Featured Policy France law and decree requiring transparency from the tobacco industry Featured Practices Polish letter warning academe about the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW) funding 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 […]

Papers on Tobacco Industry Interference

By Country  Country Title of Paper Author Year Argentina Tobacco industry successfully prevented tobacco control legislation in Argentina Sebrie EM, Barnoya J, Perez-Stable EJ, Glantz SA 2005 Australia “Avoid health warnings on all tobacco products just as long as we can”: A history of Australian tobacco industry efforts to avoid, delay and dilute health warnings on […]

Preventing Tobacco Industry Interference: FCTC Article 5.3 Toolkit 2015

This toolkit presents a range of issues, policy options, and considerations that each country needs to take into account for purposes of developing country efforts for the implementation of Article 5.3 related to protection of tobacco control measures from interference by the tobacco industry of the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control […]

Handbook on implementation of WHO FCTC Article 5.3: Policies and practices that protect against tobacco industry interference, 2018 (2nd edition)

Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control (2018). Handbook on Implementation of WHO FCTC Article 5.3: Policies and Practices that Protect Against Tobacco Industry Interference (2nd edition).             Global Center for Good Governance in Tobacco Control (2018). Policies and Practices that Protect against Tobacco Industry Interference: A Handbook on the […]