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By Ram Etwareea for Le Temps L’Organisation internationale du travail (OIT) veut mettre fin à sa collaboration avec l’industrie du ...

By Donald G. McNeil Jr. for The New York Times. Eight years ago, more than a dozen men with AK-47s ...

Dear government members of the ILO Governing Body: We, the undersigned organizations, write to express our support for the International Labour Organisation (ILO) instituting the strongest possible policies to prohibit cooperation and public-private partnerships with the tobacco industry at the upcoming 332nd session of the Governing Body.

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Right now, we have the best shot to remove Big Tobacco’s deadly influence from the United Nations. Take action right now and urge the International Labour Organization to cut ties with tobacco corporations.

Certainly it is egregious that the Trump-appointed director of the CDC, purchased tobacco industry stock...But such a conflict isn’t shocking in our government, especially in this administration, and it highlights a longstanding virus plaguing our democracy: corporate conflicts of interest.

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Every year, tobacco-related diseases kill more than seven million people around the world. Smoking remains the world’s leading cause of ...

By Malte Rohwer-Kahlmann for Deutche Welle. More than 9,000 companies from all over the world have joined the UN Global ...

Picture this: You’re involved in a legal case, but when you walk into the courtroom you’re told the case will ...

By Sarah Bosley, the Guardian. One of the world’s biggest tobacco companies has launched the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, ...

By BBC Staff. UK tobacco firm British American Tobacco (BAT) says it is under official investigation by the Serious Fraud ...

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