Dangers of the “Unsmoke” Campaign: Frequently Asked Questions (2019)

What is Philip Morris’s “Unsmoke” campaign? On 08 April 2019, Philip Morris International (PMI) launched “The Year of Unsmoke”— a call for action to “smokers, nonsmokers, regulators and agents of change… who can empower a smoke-free future”, with a key message: “If you don’t smoke, don’t start. If you smoke, quit. If you don’t quit, change”1 […]

FCTC/COP8(18): Protection of Public Health Policies with Respect to Tobacco Control from Commercial and Other Vested Interests of the Tobacco Industry (2018)

Recalling the need to be alert to any efforts by the tobacco industry to undermine or subvert tobacco control efforts and the need to be informed of activities of the tobacco industry that have a negative impact on implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC); Read more: WHO Framework Convention on […]

CSF/NV/14/25 Sixth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the WHO FCTC: Issues Related to Article 5.3 and the Guidelines for its Implementation (2014)

The Convention Secretariat presents its compliments to the Permanent Missions in Geneva of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) and has the honour to refer to the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties to the WHO FCTC, which will be held from 13 to 18 October 2014 […]