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October 3, 2017

Blogpost: Should revenues from tobacco taxes be earmarked?

By Zunda Chisa The significance of domestic revenue sources has been heightened by the need to find sustainable sources for financing the development agenda. Tobacco taxes […]
October 4, 2017

New Release from WBG: Tobacco taxation – the crossroads between health and development

The World Bank Group has released a new report titled “Tobacco taxation: At the crossroads between Health and Development, a multisectoral perspective”. You can access the […]
October 15, 2017

Blogpost: The Importance of Your Participation in Surveys for Curbing the Tobacco Epidemic

By Vanessa Darsamo Every year 7 million people die prematurely from tobacco smoke globally, 13% of which are non-smokers exposed to tobacco smoke (WHO). The constraints […]
October 16, 2017

Several new resources uploaded!

We’ve updated the resources section of our website with several 2017 publications by members of the World Bank Group on the issue of tobacco taxation. Click […]