Tobacco Control


Tobacco companies still “vigorously circumventing health and tobacco control policies”

HealthJustice Philippines, a public health policy think tank with legal expertise in tobacco control and health promotion, launched last September 29 at Seda Vertis North the Tobacco Industry Interference Index Philippine Report 2017, which revealed, among others, that “there has been no decrease in so-called CSR activities by the tobacco industry or its groups.” “Tobacco…

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Health group denounces tobacco industry’s “attempt to financially influence” Duterte

“We condemn this action by the tobacco industry. Evidence shows that the tobacco industry is known for its underhanded moves to subvert public health for its own commercial interests.” “That a tobacco manufacturer had the gall to even think it could buy off the chief executive leader of the land is particularly reprehensible. This speaks…


Tobacco Control Lawyers Manual HealthJustice SEATCA

This manual is focused on assisting tobacco control advocates develop legislation that meets the standards provided by the Guidelines issued by the Conference of the Parties of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and provides counterarguments to common tobacco industry claims. It covers the main features of the FCTC: packaging and labeling, tobacco industry interference,…

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