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Press release ‘’Smokefree policies in Europe. Are we there yet?’’ New SFP policy map answers “NO”

Tobacco control and public health experts call on Austria, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Portugal, Romania and Slovakia to urgently introduce 100% smokefree environments.   

International recognition for SFP's advocacy work

Smoke Free Partnership recognised as International Tobacco Control Leader by American Cancer Society, receives Distinguished 2015 Luther L. Terry Award at World Conference on Tobacco or Health    

SFP Director Florence Berteletti's thank you speech as Luther L Terry Award winner

I am humbled and honoured to accept this award on behalf of SFP and I would like to thank the American Cancer Society and the Award Selection Committee for making this possible. As this year is the 50th anniversary of the Luther Terry’s report and also the same year I turned 50, I could not have wished for a better birthday present.  

WHO FCTC celebrates 10 years since it entered into force

27 February 2015, Brussels. Today marks the tenth anniversary of the entry into force of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).  
Latest Documents

TobTaxy Toolkit in 20 languages

The toolkit on tobacco taxation and illicit trade is the key output of the TobTaxy project. It was published in October 2012.  

Exhibition and Breakfast Debate in the European Parliament

24 April 2013. Smoke Free Partnership and Tobaksfakta Think Tank organised a week-long exhibition from 22 to 26 April and a breakfast debate on 24 April, Protecting Children From Tobacco: What Works?, in the European Parliament in Brussels.  

WHO resources for World No Tobacco Day 2014

On World No Tobacco Day 2014, which was dedicated to raising tobacco taxes, the World Health Organisation Regional Office for Eruope published a number of resources and tools on tobacco taxtion.   

Briefing on the Article 5.3 of the FCTC: A global Treaty for a global problem

January 2013 - This briefing outlines the legal obligations as well as the guidelines under Article 5.3 of the Convention and proposes next steps for the EU  

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The Smoke Free Partnership is...

a partnership between Cancer Research UK, the European Heart Network and Action on Smoking and Health (UK). We aim to promote tobacco control advocacy and policy research at EU and national levels in collaboration with other EU health organisations and EU tobacco control networks.