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The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

When writing the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, the world’s first public health treaty, the framers looked to human rights accords for inspiration, examples and substantive legal thinking. This ...
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Academic articles

This is a non-exhaustive list of scholarly writings on the subjects of tobacco control and human rights. 2011- Daynard, Alwis- The purpose of this paper is to advance tobacco control within a powerful right...
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Global Mechanisms

This global mechanisms section encompasses official documents including resolutions, statements, letters, and more that pertain to tobacco control and human rights at the international level, but do not fall un...
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Global Best Practices

The World Health Organization estimates that tobacco  consumption kills approximately 7 million people per year, and according to the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), tobacco costs the world up to t...
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June 2016: Matching Campaign

Help ASH participate in the 7th round of the tobacco treaty negotiations in India this November. Every donation made from June 1 - 30, 2016 will be matched by a private donor, up to $2,000. Building on...