Tobacco Control Programmes and Prevention of Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs): a way forward
A discussion paper on development of an integrated approach to reducing the prevalence of NCDs.
Summary Position Statement on E-cigarettes and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
A summary update of The Union's 2013 review of scientific evidence on e-cigarettes.
Sustainable Funding Models for Tobacco Control: a Discussion Paper
A background paper based on the literature and international experience in the development of sustainable funding models for tobacco control, to date. Sustainable funding models result in reduced tobacco use within a country where tobacco taxes are increased and these funds applied to comprehensive tobacco control programmes.
International Trade Agreements and their Impact on Tobacco Control
An in-depth assessment of the potential conflicts between tobacco control policy and international trade commitments - under the World Trade Organization, free trade agreements and international investment agreements. Countries may find these multiple commitments divergent, and legally binding.
Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes or Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
A review of scientific evidence relating to e-cigarettes. The Union makes recommendations on a public health approach to e-cigarettes in light of this evidence. Please note: this paper was updated in October 2014.