• SFP Position Paper 'Tobacco taxes save lives'

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    With the COVID-19 pandemic, the entire world had to prioritise public health and brace for a critical strain on healthcare systems, society and the economy alike. More and more studies and information are highlighting the role tobacco use plays in placing an individual at a higher risk when exposed to COVID-19.

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SFP News

SFP News Update: July 2021

Brussels, 29 July 2021: Read the latest policy updates of the Smoke Free Partnership and the Coalition partners.


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Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) ‘Tobacco Control and Cancer series'

On 6 July, SFP Director Anca Toma took part in the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) ‘Tobacco Control and Cancer series: Building capacity for policy change’.

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Environment markings for filters entered into force on 3 July 2021

It is high time to beat plastic pollution, including cigarette filters.

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European Development Days 2021: Discussing the Intersection of Tobacco Control, the Environment, and Sustainability

The following article is authored by the Framework Convention Alliance (FCA) and was originally published on the FCA website. The article was produced following the European Development Days (EDD) 2021 where FCA and SFP co-organised a session titled 'Harnessing tobacco control’s contributions to a greener economy'.



SFP co-organises Policy Dialogue on 'Europe's Path to the Tobacco Products Directive 3.0'

Brussels, 29 June 2021: The MEPs Against Cancer Interest Group, the MEP Heart Group, the MEP Lung Health Group and the Smoke Free Partnership held a special policy dialogue on ‘Europe’s path to the Tobacco Products Directive 3.0’ on Tuesday 29 June 2021 from 11:00 – 13:00 CEST. 

A RECORDING OF THE SESSION IS AVAILABLE HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJIyzEJ4B4w

Position Papers

SFP position paper: Tobacco taxes save lives

Brussels, 23 June 2021: Our newly published paper contains SFP’s policy proposals for the revision of the EU Tobacco Tax Directive 2011/64/EU.

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