Big tobacco strategies to undermine health through trade and civil society responses
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Public health or related public policy
Describe tobacco industry tactics to undermine tobacco control policies through trade and investment agreements Identify ways that civil society and public health professionals can expose and challenge these tactics
Keyword(s): Tobacco Industry, Tobacco Control
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Since 1994, Corporate Accountability International has
worked to stop Big Tobacco from addicting new customers
throughout the world and to block the industry from
manipulating public policy to suit its own interests.
Corporate Accountability International is in official relations
with the World Health Organization (WHO), an accredited
observer to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco
Control Conference of the Parties, and also has
Special Consultative Status with the United Nations
Economic and Social Council.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.