Indicators of Influence
These seven key indicators highlight interference from the tobacco industry in Thailand.
Industry participation in policy development
1 / 20
Tobacco industry-related CSR activities
4 / 20
Benefits given to the tobacco industry
5 / 20
Unnecessary interaction with the tobacco industry
2 / 20
Procedure for transparency measures
7 / 20
Avoiding conflicts of interest
12 / 20
10 / 30
These are ways Thailand can deter interference from the tobacco industry:
- Strictly enforce the ban on tobacco-related CSR activities under the new tobacco control law and ensure there are no loop holes for the tobacco industry to exploit.
- Disallow the appointment of current and retired government officials to the TAOT.
- Expedite implementation of the new tobacco control law to protect government officials and public policies from tobacco industry interference.
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