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Tobacco Free Initiative (TFI)

Raise tobacco taxes to save lives, fund health

Understanding the tobacco industry's practices is crucial for the success of tobacco control policies. In this context, it's important also to understand that tobacco products are the only legally available products that can kill up to one half of their regular users if consumed as recommended by the manufacturer.

Contact: 
WHO Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases (PND)
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+41 22 791 4426
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Regularly
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01. no poverty

End poverty in all its forms everywhere

03. good health and well-being

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

11. sustainable cities and communities

Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

12. sustainable consumption and production

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

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Key data

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Resources