Dr. Ziauddin Islam, Health Economist, Research Scholar, IGTC Johns Hopkins University, discusses concerns around Pakistan's track and trace system.

Pakistan Case Study

With Pakistan recently awarding the tender for its new track and trace system to a company with known ties to the tobacco industry, health and advocacy groups are sounding the alarm. Learn more about these links and how using a flawed system could hinder Pakistan’s efforts to curb cigarette smuggling.

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