Tobacco control, global health policy and development: towards policy coherence in global governance.

@article{Collin2012TobaccoCG,
  title={Tobacco control, global health policy and development: towards policy coherence in global governance.},
  author={Jeff Collin},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  year={2012},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={
          274-80
        }
}
The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) demonstrates the international political will invested in combating the tobacco pandemic and a newfound prominence for tobacco control within the global health agenda. However, major difficulties exist in managing conflicts with foreign and trade policy priorities, and significant obstacles confront efforts to create synergies with development policy and avoid tensions with other health priorities. This paper uses the concept of policy… CONTINUE READING

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