International Updates

APACT Updates: Abstract Submission deadline: 5 March 2010

        Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Abstract submission deadline reminder Submission deadline: 5 March 2010   With only one month left until the abstract submission deadline, act quickly and submit your abstract before it is too late.   APACT 2010 invites abstract submissions on tobacco control topics relevant to the …

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Job Announcement

Project Manager for Southeast Asia Initiative on Tobacco Tax (SITT) project. Position: Project Manager Time allocation: Full-time Location: Bangkok, Thailand Open to: Individuals not associated with the tobacco industry Closing date for applications: 25 January 2010     The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) is searching for a Project Manager for its Southeast Asia …

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LAST DAY FOR NOMINATIONS:The 2010 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence

The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is reminding everyone that today, Friday 15 January 2010 is the last day for nominations for the 2010 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence. When Judy Wilkenfeld died on May 24, 2007, the world lost an incomparable advocate of tobacco control. Judy worked tirelessly to reduce tobacco’s toll …

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Commentary: Tobacco Industry’s Onslaught on Asia

Tobacco Industry’s Onslaught on Asia ‘While almost all of Asia has ratified the FCTC and is moving to implement the WHO treaty on tobacco (FCTC) the global tobacco industry is intensifying is grip on Asia. TABINFO Asia is calling itself “one of the most important events held in one of the world’s most important tobacco …

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Global Smokefree Partnership Awards

Global Smokefree Partnership Awards for leadership and excellence in promoting effective smokefree policies Call for Nominations 2009 The Global Smokefree Partnership is organising the fourth edition of the awards aimed at: 1. recognising outstanding leadership and excellence in promoting effective smokefree policies worldwide by individuals and organisations 2. validating and encouraging actions to promote smokefree …

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