Human Rights and the Tobacco Industry: An Unsuitable Alliance

Document Type : Letter to Editor


Global Health Law Groningen Research Centre, Department of Transboundary Legal Studies, Faculty of Law, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands


Main Subjects

Dear Editor,

The United Nations (UN), non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and human rights experts have increasingly insisted on the human rights responsibilities of non-state actors including private businesses and multinational corporations... (Read more...)

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  • Receive Date: 10 December 2017
  • Revise Date: 10 January 2018
  • Accept Date: 13 January 2018
  • First Publish Date: 01 July 2018