The study aims to estimate the burden of tobacco for Brazil in 2011 in terms of mortality, morbidity and direct cost to the health system in order to guide decision making and strengthen public health policy.
Journal articlesTOBACCO USE SMOKING NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES TOBACCO CONTROL MATHEMATICAL MODELS HEALTH POLICYPublished dateTuesday, June 2, 2015 - 04:00
Journal articlesTOBACCO USE SMOKING NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS TOBACCO CONTROL MATHEMATICAL MODELS TAXATION
Burden of disease in Argentina attributable to tobacco use and potential impact of price increases through taxation
The study evaluates the burden of disease associated with tobacco use in Argentina and predicts the health and economic impact of cigarette tax increases.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2016 - 05:00
IFPRI’s 2020 conference on leveraging agriculture for improving nutrition and health: keeping the momentum and translating ideas into action
The main objective of the conference was to bring together the three sectors of agriculture, health, and nutrition, to understand more clearly how agriculture, as food supplier, income generator, and provider of growth, can sustainably reduce malnPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00