Recommendations

Dissemination workshop Self-reported price of cigarettes, consumption and compensatory behaviours in a cohort of Mauritian smokers before and after a tax increase Discussions and Recommendations It was proposed that participants to the workshop officially and to any future activities declare their non-interest to the tobacco industry. It was proposed that the increase in taxation takes…

Programme of workshop

SELF-REPORTED PRICE OF CIGARETTES, CONSUMPTION AND COMPENSATORY BEHAVIOURS IN A COHORT OF MAURITIAN SMOKERS BEFORE AND AFTER A TAX INCREASE   DISSEMINATION WORKSHOP Thursday 16 January 2014 at Gold Crest Hotel from 8h45 to 13h30 ——————————- Agenda Time                         Description  08h45 – 09h15 Registration of participants    09h15 – 09h45     Welcome Address by…

Article by TOBACCO CONTROL of BMJ

Tob Control 2014;23:3-6 doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2013-05143 Mauritius: Fight against tobacco manufacturing plant After ratifying the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in 2004, Mauritius put in place effective tobacco control measures, supported by strong political will. Legislation was adopted to ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship and smoking in most public places, and the first pictorial health warnings…