On Thursday 23 November 2017 ASH and the Tobacco Control Collaborating Centre hosted a webinar on the implementation of Article 5.3 of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in local authorities. You can watch the webinar below.
The running order was as follows:
A briefing for Local Authorities to help them meet their obligations as parties to the World Health Organization treaty on tobacco, the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC – article 5.3) and to the Local Government Declaration on Tobacco Control.ASH Briefing: Developing a policy on contact with the tobacco industry
ASH’s response to the Health Select Committee inquiry into the impact of the Comprehensive Spending Review on health and social care.ASH-CRUK-HSC-submission-2015.pdf
ASH response to the Department of Health’s consultation on ‘Local Authority public health allocations 2015-16: In-year savings’.LA-spending-cuts-ASH-response-to-DH-consultation.pdf
ASH submission to the Department of Communities and Local Government on tobacco litter.ASH-submission-to-inquiry-on-litter.pdf
A joint briefing from ASH and the Fostering Network.Foster care, adoption and electronic cigarettes
This briefing is a position statement by Action on Smoking and Health and FairPensions which aims to inform stakeholders in local authority pensions, including councillors, pension fund members, local taxpayers and pension fund trustees.ASH Briefing: Local authority pension funds and investments in the tobacco industry