Resources: Brazil

Fact Sheets

Tobacco Control Success Story: Brazil
Brazil: Tobacco Policy Status
Brazil: Tobacco Burden Facts
Brazil: Global Adult Tobacco Survey

Reports & Studies

Global Adult Tobacco Survey (Brazil)

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is the global standard for systematically monitoring adult tobacco use (smoked or smokeless tobacco) and tracking key tobacco control indicators.

Tobacco Industry Profile – Latin America

Case Studies

Brazil: Advocates Successfully Counter Tobacco Industry Front Groups and Misinformation Campaign
Brazil: Strong Advocacy Efforts Thwart Tobacco Industry Attempts to Weaken Tobacco Control Legislati
Brazil: Advocates Thwart Souza Cruz’s Sponsorship of Legal Seminars in Brazil

British American Tobacco’s subsidiary Souza Cruz, Brazil’s largest producer of cigarettes systematically increased their sponsorships of legal conferences in 2008 and 2009.    Advocates were able to enlist the support of a public prosecutors association which has agreed to no longer accept money from Souza Cruz.

Key Websites

Aliança de Controle do Tabagismo – ACT Brazil
Instituto Nacional de Câncer (INCA)