Daily Archives: September 8, 2011

Antitobacco programs underfunded, WHO says

Tobacco control programs remain “seriously underfunded” worldwide, despite increases in revenue-generating tobacco taxes, the World Health Organization (WHO) reveals in its third report on the global tobacco epidemic.

A 21st Century Trade Agreement For Public Health and Jobs

You mean you haven’t heard about the new 21st century trade agreement being negotiated this week in Chicago? Might be because the federal U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) didn’t even announce the 2-week meeting on its website. Or anywhere else.