Knowledge Hub News

May 31, 2018

WNTD 2018: Tobacco and Heart Disease, UCT KH shares knowledge on the harms of tobacco use with the general public

Tobacco and Heart Disease is the theme for today’s World No Tobacco Day. Although most people regard cancer as the disease commonly associated with tobacco use, […]
June 15, 2018

New research uncovers tobacco industry’s latest scam

A study from the Tobacco Control Research Group at the University of Bath exposes evidence that big tobacco companies are still facilitating tobacco smuggling, while also […]
June 28, 2018

Mission Accomplished: the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products is now a reality!

The Secretariat of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) is pleased to announce that with the ratification of United Kingdom of Great Britain […]
July 9, 2018

Who can we trust and what can be done about illicit trade in tobacco products?

“The murky world of illicit trade is not terra incognita for the world’s biggest tobacco companies. Taking what they say on the issue at face value […]