Plain packaging

May 31, 2021
Photo of Rachel Kitonyo Devotsu, Regional Coordinator for Africa, McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer

Q&A: What does Australia’s tobacco plain packaging win mean for other countries?

When the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body ruled in favour of Australia’s world-first tobacco plain packaging laws last June, it ended a decade-long legal battle […]
February 5, 2021

New McCabe Centre paper on plain packaging WTO disputes

On 9 June 2020, the WTO Appellate Body ended almost a decade of litigation against Australia’s tobacco plain packaging laws with a comprehensive victory in favour […]
December 10, 2020

Workshop explores Australia’s plain packaging win and encourages other countries to follow suit

Tobacco plain packaging’s role as an effective and legally justified public health measure was on full display from 30 November – 3 December when government officials, […]
November 25, 2020

Webinar and editorial: Plain packaging – Lessons for the next round of implementing countries

The Knowledge Hub on Legal Challenges recently took part in the World Conference on Tobacco or Health Leadership Summit’s webinar titled ‘Plain packaging – Lessons for […]