Resources: Other Industry Watch
Reports & Studies
This report describes key ways in which tobacco companies design and manipulate their products to attract new youth smokers, create and sustain addiction, mislead consumers to think that they are reducing their risk of disease and make it more difficult for users to quit. In addition, as the latest Surgeon General’s report found, the design changes during the past 50 years have also made cigarettes even more dangerous.
Understanding the tobacco industry’s practices is crucial for the success of tobacco control policies. In recognition of this reality, TFI, following WHO’s Member States’ mandate, is monitoring and drawing global attention to the activities and practices of the tobacco industry.
Reports and publications from the World Health Organization (WHO) on monitoring the tobacco industry.
A presentation to inform advocates about tobacco industry tactics and suggestions on what you can do to counter them.