national Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in Lyon, France, in May 2010, a group of 20 international experts on economics, epidemiology, PUBLIC policy and tobacco control recommended that governments should dedicate tobacco tax revenues for comprehensive tobacco control programmes and health promotion activities so that these initiatives can lead to further reduction in tobacco use and improvements in PUBLIC health (Chaloupka FJ and Straif K, Leon ME 2011).
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