Canadian health groups respond to Philip Morris International’s $1 billion research fund: Government action needed to block tobacco industry interference in public health issue

September 15, 2017

Canadian health organizations responded to the announcement yesterday that Philip Morris International had pledged $1 billion to a new purpose-built foundation by calling on the Canadian government to immediately restore public funding for tobacco control and to ensure that the costs of reducing tobacco use are passed on to the tobacco industry.

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