In Africa, tobacco companies interfere in government efforts to protect the population from tobacco harm.

Africa Tobacco Industry Interference Index

The issues

Marketing

Tobacco control seeks to stop tobacco product marketing…

Marketing

Prevalence

Despite declines in overall prevalence in some countries, there are…

Prevalence

Health effects

Using any tobacco product is harmful. Inhaling tobacco smoke …

Health effects

Comorbidities

Using any tobacco product is harmful. Inhaling tobacco smoke …

Comorbidities

Marketing

Tobacco control seeks to stop tobacco product marketing…

Marketing

Prevalence

Despite declines in overall prevalence in some countries, there are…

Prevalence

Health effects

Using any tobacco product is harmful. Inhaling tobacco smoke …

Health effects

The solutions

Countering the Industry

The tobacco industry will …

Countering the Industry

Quitting

Quitting tobacco has significant immediate and long-term benefits…

Quitting

Smoke-free

Because secondhand smoke kills nearly a million people annually …

Smoke-free

Taxes

Tobacco taxes are the most effective but the least-used tobacco…

Taxes

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