D36 - No delegation or government obligations to the tobacco industry

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Party 2020 Region
Austria Answer not provided WHO European Region
Belgium Report not provided WHO European Region
Benin parceque le système de suivi et de traçabilité nest pas uencore mis en place WHO African Region
Brazil Report not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Burkina Faso Answer not provided WHO African Region
Cabo Verde Cape Verde is working on the implementation of Art 5.3 that protects the country from industry interference WHO African Region
Chad Nous ne pouvons répondre au stade actuel à cette préoccupation dans la mesure où le processus de mise en application du marquage fiscal est en cours. WHO African Region
Comoros Par des contrôles régulier effectués par les autorités compétentes WHO African Region
Congo Answer not provided WHO African Region
Costa Rica Procesos de control y fiscalización por parte de la Administración Pública. WHO Region of the Americas
Côte d'Ivoire Answer not provided WHO African Region
Croatia Report not provided WHO European Region
Cyprus Report not provided WHO European Region
Czech Republic Report not provided WHO European Region
Ecuador Al momento de iniciar el proceso de licitación del SIMAR, se establecieron filtros de selección para que el sistema no tuviese injerencia de la industria tabacalera. WHO Region of the Americas
Eswatini Report not provided WHO African Region
European Union The obligations under Article 8.12 which shall not be delegated to the tobacco industry include: • establishment and control of a tracking and tracing system, putting in place the requirement for unique, secure and non-removable identification markings, • availability of prescribed information, recorded at a specific time, properly formatted and accessible via the global-information-sharing focal point on request, • further development and expansion of its system’s scope. In the EU system, none of these obligations have been delegated to the tobacco industry. The EU system also has further specific measures such as: • Clearly defined requirements on independence (i.e. legal independence, financial independence, absence of conflict of interest). • The generation of unique identifiers by an independent third party to be appointed by Member States. • Verification process of unique identifiers is protected with an anti-tampering device supplied and installed by an independent third party. • All unique identifiers (applied to unit packets) must be secured as part of the generation process so that they cannot be tampered with once delivered to an economic operator. • Data encoded in the unique identifiers, once delivered to the independent data storage services, cannot be altered or accessed by any economic operator; only Member States, the Commission, and external auditors have access to the recorded data; • Clearly defined rules on the validation of data and its instantaneous access by national authorities and the Commission via the central functionalities provided by the secondary data repository. WHO European Region
Fiji Awareness to all parties and stakeholders on the obligations of the government to the protocol including tobacco industry interference. If a certain person or consultant does approach any of the stakeholder, than that a meeting between stakeholders are convened to clarify if the company or person is backed by the Tobacco Industry. WHO Western Pacific Region
France Report not provided WHO European Region
Gabon Report not provided WHO African Region
Gambia Answer not provided WHO African Region
Germany Report not provided WHO European Region
Guinea Report not provided WHO African Region
Hungary Report not provided WHO European Region
India Report not provided WHO South-East Asia Region
Iran (Islamic Republic of) System and none system control WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Iraq من خلال رصد بعض المخالفات الجسيمة في مجال عدم وضع العلامات التحذيرية عن مخاطر منتجات التبغ على صحة الفرد والمجتمع ومن خلال عدم توضيح عن مكونات منتجات التبغ ومخالفتها للمواصفات القياسية العراقية وتهربها عن توضيح تحديد منافذ دخول المنتجات الى العراق بطرق أصولية أو تهريب تلك المنتجات بطرق غير مشروعة WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Kenya Report not provided WHO African Region
Kuwait Answer not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Latvia Answer not provided WHO European Region
Lithuania Report not provided WHO European Region
Luxembourg Report not provided WHO European Region
Madagascar Report not provided WHO African Region
Mali RAS WHO African Region
Malta Report not provided WHO European Region
Mauritius Tobacco Industry monitoring is strictly done as in line with article 5.3 of the WHO FCTC. Since the implementation of excise stamps in 2008, the excise stamps are procured by the competent authority through open tender exercise and then sold to importers for affixing on packs at the factory. WHO African Region
Mongolia Report not provided WHO Western Pacific Region
Montenegro Answer not provided WHO European Region
Nicaragua Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
Niger Answer not provided WHO African Region
Nigeria Report not provided WHO African Region
Norway n/a WHO European Region
Pakistan Report not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Panama La República de Panamá ha incorporado en la Resolución 2175 de 2016, de la Comisión Nacional de Control de Tabaco, el Decreto Ejecutivo 178 de 8 de junio de 2018 que modifica artículos del Decreto Ejecutivo 63 de 27 de 2003, que crea el Consejo Nacional para la Salud sin Tabaco y el Decreto Ejecutivo 237 de la Comisión Interinstitucional para la implementación del Protocolo para la Eliminación del Comercio Ilícito de Productos de Tabaco, las disposiciones del articulo 5.3 del Convenio Marco de la OMS para el Control de Tabaco como una forma de control de la interferencia de la industria tabacalera en las decisiones y políticas de salud del Gobierno. WHO Region of the Americas
Portugal Report not provided WHO European Region
Qatar All goverement organizations that dealing with Tobacco industry are not allow to share any infromation or engaged in any tobacco industry activities WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Samoa Answer later WHO Western Pacific Region
Saudi Arabia Answer not provided WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region
Senegal Le Sénégal a mis en place un Programme national de Lutte contre le Tabac (PNLT) par arrête n° 15 347 du 23 juillet 2015 qui est la structure de veille et dalerte en cas non respect des obligations auxquelles notre gouvernement est tenu. Il a pour missions de : Préparer, et de mettre en œuvre le plan stratégique du département pour la lutte contre le tabac ; Veiller à l’application des textes législatifs et réglementaires relatifs à la lutte contre le tabac ; Promouvoir par tous moyens la lutte contre le tabac ; Assurer l’information, la sensibilisation et la communication en matière de lutte contre le tabac. En outre, le Programme national de Lutte contre le Tabac a aussi pour mission d’appuyer et d’accompagner les différents départements ministériels et autres administrations publiques dans la lutte contre le tabac. En plus la loi 2014- du 28 mars 2014 dans son article premier stipule: " LEtat s interdit formellement toute ingérence de lindustrie du tabac dans les politiques nationales de santé". WHO African Region
Serbia Tracking and tracing system has not been established. WHO European Region
Seychelles Report not provided WHO African Region
Slovakia Report not provided WHO European Region
Spain Report not provided WHO European Region
Sri Lanka Answer not provided WHO South-East Asia Region
Sweden Answer not provided WHO European Region
Togo par la délivrance de Licence conforme au protocole WHO African Region
Turkey Producers’ responsibilities and obligations abided by them are regulated with our “Tax Procedure Law” and General Notifications corresponding Tax Stamp Product Tracking System (BUIS) WHO European Region
Turkmenistan Report not provided WHO European Region
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Article 35 of (EU) Commission Implementing Regulation 2018/574 sets out the strict independence criteria which ensure that the EU Track and Trace system is independent from the tobacco industry. In the UK, our national ID issuer was appointed by the competent national authority (HMRC) via a commercial exercise. WHO European Region
Uruguay Answer not provided WHO Region of the Americas
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