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What is the ITC Project?

The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (the ITC Project) is the first international research program for the systematic evaluation of key policies of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) at the population level. The ITC Project is conducting longitudinal cohort surveys in more than 20 countries and includes over 100 tobacco control collaborators.

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ITC Economics of Tobacco Control (Part 2): Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project

We are very excited to announce the publication of our second Economics Supplement: The Economics of Tobacco Control (Part 2): Evidence from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Policy Evaluation Project in Tobacco Control.

The supplement contains 13 papers and an introduction by our Guest Editor, Corné van Walbeek from the University of Cape Town. These papers allow you to gain a deeper understanding of the complexities associated with tax and price increases, focusing on three main themes:

Pictorial Health Warnings in India: Why Larger Warnings Should Be Implemented Without Delay

In March of 2015, India's Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) announced that they are delaying implementation of larger pictorial health warnings (increasing from 40% of the front to 85% of the front and back of the pack), as was previously proposed for April 1, 2015 in the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Amendment Act, 2014, in order to hold further discussions with stakeholders. 

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ITC Uruguay National Report

Aug 2014
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ITC Brazil National Report

May 2014
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