According to the Constitution of ATCA, membership is open upon application to:
(1) any individual involved in tobacco control in Africa;
(2) any non-governmental organization (NGO) or civil society organization (CSO) involved in tobacco control in Africa at the local, national, regional or international level.
The criteria for membership shall be:
(a) Legal registration (for organizations);
(b) A signed declaration that the individual applicant or organization has no affiliation whatsoever to the tobacco industry;
(c) Active participation in tobacco control;
(d) Endorsement by two ATCA members preferably members from the same geographical region;
(e) Compliance with article 4.4; and
(f) Such other criteria as may be amended from time to time by the ATCA members and the general assembly.
Membership of ATCA is recognized after approval by the Board and notification by the Secretariat.
Institutional membership application:
Individual membership application:
If you are applying as an individual, please use Membership Application Form B.
Membership application form B.