News

18. December 2020

Year in review 2020

Our commitment to human rights and tobacco control in 2020: With the support of partners from the Global South, we have been particularly committed to children's and women's rights and have come a step closer to our vision of a tobacco-free world.
10. December 2020

Tobacco industry violates human rights

On International Human Rights Day we present two short films from Indonesia and Zambia on human rights violations by the tobacco industry
17. November 2020

Tobacco companies undermine public health

A new index on the influence of the tobacco industry in Germany is published today. Conclusion: Tobacco companies in Germany prevent important measures to reduce tobacco consumption.
9. October 2020

Bangladesh: Of Clothes and Cigarettes

Online talk with Farida Akhter, human rights and tobacco control activist of UBINIG, Bangladesh. Wednesday, 28 October 2020. 9:30-10:30 a.m. (CET)
7. October 2020

No decent work on tobacco plantations in Bangladesh

World Day for Decent Work: Short films by our partner organisation UBINIG show exploitation of women and children in tobacco cultivation in Bangladesh