January 12, 2017

Marketing of hybrid tobacco products

With the rise in production and marketing of hybrid tobacco products, such as the heated-not-burned products, ENSP would like to highlight the legislative issues and health risks related to these new tobacco products. Heated-not-burned...

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January 10, 2017

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

Introduction Tobacco products are unique: they cause chronic diseases for their active and passive consumers (cancer, cardio-vascular and respiratory diseases); they prematurely kill one in two loyal consumers (700 000 annual deaths in...

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January 10, 2017

The Network

2023 28 December – ENSPnext Youth Newsletter 12 December – ENSP Tobacco Free Advent Calendar 27 November – Updates about COP10 and MOP3; Upcoming events and network news 26 October – A...

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January 10, 2017

The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control

The National Cancer Institute and the World Health Organisation publishes comprehensive monograph “The Economics of Tobacco and Tobacco Control” Tobacco use remains one of the world’s leading causes of preventable premature death,...

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December 23, 2016

Call for External Evaluators

ENSP calls for applications to assist in the evaluation of ENSP activities related to the implementation of the ENSP work programme 2016. We are looking for proposals from individuals or companies with...

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December 7, 2016

WHO Policy Dialogue: Implementation results of the Moldavian tobacco control law

On December 5-6, the Parliament of Moldova hosted a policy dialogue on the subject of implementation of the Law on Tobacco Control and the experience of countries in the European Region of...

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December 5, 2016

Public Consultation on excise duties applied to manufactured tobacco

The European Commission has recently released a Public Consultation on excise duties applied to manufactured tobacco open from 17/11/2016 to 16/02/2017. The Consultation intends to gather the views of EU citizens and stakeholders on a set of...

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December 1, 2016

WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

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...

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December 1, 2016

EU Directive on Tobacco Products

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 further the younger generations. Amongst the...

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November 30, 2016

Tobacco Products Directive

EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis asserts his position of the need for further scientific evidence on the risks of electronic cigarettes.  When questioned by MEP Joëlle Mélin (ENF) on 5...

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