Regional (ASEAN) Workshop on Tobacco Taxation and Illicit Trade

22-23 May 2014, MANILA:

SEATCA conducted a 2-day Regional Workshop on Tobacco Taxation and Illicit Trade at the WHO Western Pacific Regional Office in Manila, in recognition of the Philippines’ successful raising of tobacco taxes, as well as address the continuing challenges in the region.

All 10 ASEAN Member States were represented in the workshop. The meeting was organized with the full support of the WHO Western Pacific Regional Office, Philippine Department of Health and Duke University. Participants from other relevant international and nongovernment organizations, such as the World Bank, ASEAN Secretariat also lent their expertise and support.

Group photo