Author: Mary Assunta
In 2008, the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) adopted Guidelines1 to assist Parties in their implementation of Article 5.3. Since then many Parties have made progress and established measures to protect their policies from interference by the tobacco industry. However, many Parties continue to report that tobacco industry interference persists and is the single biggest challenge to tobacco control efforts.
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