Programme highlights: Tobacco Industry Interference

The WCTOH is being held in Africa for the first time, where tobacco industry interference is endemic. Countering tobacco industry interference in development and implementation of tobacco control policy is a challenge faced by all countries working to reduce tobacco use.

Dr Gan Quan, Director, Department of Tobacco Control, The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), talks about tobacco industry interference:

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