Policies

Policies


Read more about the main regulatory documents on European and International tobacco control:

EU Directive on Tobacco Products (TPD)

The EU TPD came into force On 20th May 2016,  setting a number of clear measures to prevent people from using tobacco with the aim to specifically protect the younger generations.

WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC)

The WHO FCTC was adopted by the World Health Assembly on 21 May 2003 and entered into force on 27 February 2005. It now counts 180 parties world-wide,  supporting the promotion of public health and new legal dimensions for international health cooperation.

New WHO Reports on electronic nicotine delivery systems

The eighth  WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic has been launched! This report tracks the progress made by countries...

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September: Childhood and Acute myeloid leukaemia Cancers Awareness Month

Childhood Cancer Evidence suggests that exposure to smoking by family members during pregnancy or exposure to...

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Tobacco – accepted pandemic?

Motto: …Tobacco use is unlike other threats to global health. Infectious diseases do not employ multinational...

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