$8 Million Grant to Reduce Tobacco Use in High-Use Countries

Newswise imageBloomberg Philanthropies has awarded the University of Illinois at Chicago $8 million to accelerate the development of effective tobacco tax systems in low- and middle-income countries. UIC will use the funding to engage with policy-makers in countries with the highest and fastest-growing rates of tobacco use, including Bangladesh, China, India, Pakistan and others.

from Newswise Feature Channel: Addiction http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/673954/?sc=c125

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