Tobacco Control Policies Matter: Global Evidence from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project 

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Feb 17, 2021

In the latest episode of Tobacco Control Talks, Dr. Geoffrey T. Fong, Founder and Principal Investigator of the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (the ITC Project), will provide an overview of the ITC Project and present key findings from over 15 years of tobacco control policy evaluation research conducted in 29 countries.

The talk will present findings from high- and low-middle-income countries to illustrate the population impact of strong vs. weak implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.

Dr. Fong will highlight the importance of ITC evidence in overcoming industry challenges to stronger tobacco control policies and how the ITC Project has evolved in response to pressing policy challenges in today’s rapidly shifting nicotine marketplace.

Click on the link below to join us Live on February 25, 2021 | 14:00 PM (CET).

This episode of the #TobaccoControlTalks will be co-chaired by Dr Florian Stigler of the WFPHA Tobacco Control Working Group and Ms Hanin Odeh of the World Heart Federation.