Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

rights problem as well. The marketing and sale of tobacco violate the right to health and life of people all around the world. ASH has been working to convince both…

June 6, 2022

The Right to Health and Cessation

…race, religion, political belief, economic or social condition.” The right to health was also declared a human right in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 1966 International…

August 13, 2021

Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

April 22, 2021

Social Media

…Facebook @ASHglobalAction. Also, consider using the hashtags #TobaccoViolation and #HumanRights to share the message with a broader audience. Images on Human Rights and Tobacco Videos on Human Rights and Tobacco…

March 21, 2019

The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

…include, but are not limited to the right to life, the right to the highest attainable standard of health and the right to education. Read more… COP 3 No relevant…

February 5, 2019

Parallel issues

…WHO Recommendations with a human rights framework, particularly the Convention on the Rights of the Child. In this analysis, the CRC provides the foundation for a child rights-based approach to…

February 5, 2019

Academic articles

right is strong. Existing international human rights treaties, chiefly the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, recognize a human right to health alongside several other rights that speak…

February 5, 2019

Using Human Rights Arguments in Litigation

Some advocates have begun using human rights arguments in litigation against the tobacco industry. Below are several cases relevant to human rights, but this list is far from exhaustive of…

February 5, 2019

Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

rights problem as well. The marketing and sale of tobacco violate the right to health and life of people all around the world. ASH has been working to convince both…

February 5, 2019

Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

Advocacy Tools for the Fight for the Right to Health When people think of tobacco, they often think of it as a public health problem, but it is a human rights problem as well. The marketing and sale of tobacco violate the right to health and life of people all around the world. ASH has [...] June 6, 2022

The Right to Health and Cessation

The marketing and sale of tobacco products violate the right to health and life of all people globally ICTC is the lead author of this Cessation Report with ASH on the importance of incorporating cessation support in existing tobacco control work and beyond. The Right to Health The right to health was first internationally articulated [...] August 13, 2021

Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

April 22, 2021

Social Media

Below are images and videos for use on social media. Please use them to share your support for addressing tobacco control through a human rights lens by posting these resources and tagging ASH on Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok @ASHorg and on Facebook @ASHglobalAction. Also, consider using the hashtags #TobaccoViolation and #HumanRights to share the message [...] March 21, 2019

Tobacco and Human Rights Hub

Advocacy Tools for the Fight for the Right to Health When people think of tobacco, they often think of it as a public health problem, but it is a human rights problem as well. The marketing and sale of tobacco violate the right to health and life of people all around the world. ASH has [...] February 5, 2019