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Tobacco Info No. 8

January 2012

 

NCTH:

 

7th National Conference on Tobacco or Health:

http://www.ncth.ca/

 

More info on FTCS:

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/about-apropos/role/federal/strateg-eng.php

 

More info on WHO-FCTC:

http://www.smoke-free.ca/global/default.htm

 

Campaign for tobacco-free kids:

http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/

 

Alberta’s Action on Smoking & Health:

www.ash.ca

 

Physician’s for a Smoke-free Canada:

http://www.smoke-free.ca/

 

 

Retail Density:

 

NSRA - Melodie Tilson’s full report:

http://www.nsra-adnf.ca/cms/file/Reducing_Retail_Availabilty_policy_analysis_final_2011.pdf

 

NSRA:

http://www.nsra-adnf.ca/cms/

 

 

Smoking prevalence stalled in 2010:

 

Canadian Tobacco Usage Monitoring Survey, 2010 annual results:

www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/research-recherche/stat/ctums-esutc_2010-eng.php

 

Cigarillo suppliers sidestepping the Cracking Down on Tobacco Marketing aimed at Youth Act of 2009:

www.tobaccoinfo.ca/mag2/mag2.pdf  (+ hyperlinks)

 

Advertisement for little cigars published in Your Convenience Manager, March-April 2007:

www.cqct.qc.ca/images/2008/Pub_ColtsCerise.jpg

 

Retailer compliance evaluation:

www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/research-recherche/eval/2009_result-eng.php

 

 

Number of taxed cigarettes sold in Canada surged by 10.6 % in 2010

 

Health Canada data:

www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/tobac-tabac/research-recherche/indust/_sales-ventes/total-eng.php

 

Philip Morris International annual report for 2010:

http://investors.philipmorrisinternational.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=146476&p=irol-reportsannual

 

British American Tobacco annual report for 2010:

www.bat.com/ar/2010/downloads/index.html

 

 

United Nations and NCDs

 

NCD Alliance:

http://www.ncdalliance.org/node/51

 

UN website on high level meeting on NCDs:

http://www.un.org/en/ga/president/65/issues/ncdiseases.shtml

 

WHO page on NCDs:

http://www.who.int/nmh/events/un_ncd_summit2011/en/index.html

 

More info on WHO-FCTC:

http://www.smoke-free.ca/global/default.htm

 

 

Freedom of Information:

 

Freedom of Information ACT in UK:

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2000/36/contents

 

Canadian government Access to Information:

http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/A-1/

 

ASH report: The smoke filed room:
http://www.ash.org.uk/files/documents/ASH_726.pdf

 

 

 

Australia plain-packaging:

 

Tobacco suing:

http://news.yahoo.com/tobacco-giant-sues-australia-over-plain-packaging-073306808.html

 

www.abc.net.au/news/2011-12-01/bat-launches-plain-packaging-challenge/3707302

 

Australian government’s website – Royal Assent:

www.yourhealth.gov.au/internet/yourhealth/publishing.nsf/Content/tobacco-label-passedleg

 

 

OTRU Abstracts:

http://www.otru.org/current_abstracts.html

 

 

Briefs :

 

Alberta dumps tobacco stocks :

http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/arts-and-life/life/health/anti-smoking-social-groups-say-alberta-first-to-butt-out-of-tobacco-stocks--132244923.html

 

BC Helps smokers quit:

http://www.quitnow.ca/nrt.php

 

All provinces against big tobacco:

Saskatchewan press release:

http://www.gov.sk.ca/news?newsId=0141357a-e920-4340-9b0d-697a8c6719b8

 

Ottawa conference:

http://www.ottawamodel.ca/en_ottawaconference.php

 

National Non-Smoking Week:

http://nnsw.ca/

 

New pics on packs, Canada Gazette part 2:

http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p2/2011/2011-10-12/pdf/g2-14521.pdf

 

 

 

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