Tobacco Industry Interference in Africa Through New Technology Products

Date: 24 November 2020
Moderator: Leonce SESSOU, Executive Secretary – African Tobacco Control Alliance (ATCA)
Resource persons:
Pr. Lekan Ayo-Yusuf, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research, Postgraduate studies & Innovation – Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU)
Dr. Francis BOLI, Executive Secretary – Réseau des ONG Actives pour le Contrôle du Tabac in Côte d’ivoire (ROCTA-CI)
Celine Awuor, Chief Executive Officer – International Institute for Legislative Affairs (IILA)

This webinar was organized exclusively for members of tobacco industry monitoring (TIM) teams established in 10 countries by ATCA. It built the capacity of these team members in new tobacco products and how they are being used by the tobacco industry to boost their sales under the guise of products with reduced harm compared to traditional cigarettes.

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