Institute for Global Tobacco Control
"Country Laws Regulating E-cigarettes" global scan provides a searchable database of 71 country-level laws that regulate the sale, use, advertising and more of e-cigarettes.
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Our two free online courses, available in eight languages, will prepare public health and healthcare professionals to promote tobacco control efforts within their communities and beyond.
If you are in DC, come out for a hearing before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on April 5th. Learn why existing tobacco control measures should be used to protect human rights. A live webcast is also offered.
The Institute for Global Tobacco Control's (IGTC) mission is to prevent death and disease from tobacco products by generating evidence to support effective tobacco control interventions.
Operating within the three-pillar framework of (1) knowledge generation, synthesis and translation, (2) evaluation and surveillance, and (3) capacity building, IGTC's goal is to reduce tobacco use globally.
IGTC's work supports tobacco control action in countries around the world, and the institute has received recognition for its work and achievements by being designated as a partner in many public health initiatives since its inception in 1998. As a key player in the tobacco control arena, IGTC has trained hundreds of professionals through capacity building programs and produced more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed academic journals.
The "Be Marlboro" campaign is running globally. Teens tell us whether they think it's youth-focused.
Despite smoking bans, more than half of Turkish nightclub owners report that patrons smoke.
Use our tobacco control compliance guides, state of evidence reviews, journal publications and fact sheets.