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Antisocial, unfair, harmful to the environment

Tobacco consumption and production increase hunger and poverty, impede decent livelihoods and lead to deforestation and water pollution. And people in the Global South are the most affected, as a joint study of, the NGO Forum on Environment and Development and Bread for the World-Protestant Development Service shows.

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Philip Morris vs Uruguay

Philip Morris Inc. demands compensation from Uruguay totalling US$ 25 million and appealed to an international court of arbitration.

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The poor produce for the poor: Bidis

Omnipresent and much cheaper than normal cigarettes, bidis belong to the daily scenerie in India, Bangladesh and some other countries. These “poor man’s cigarettes” are produced by the poorest of the poor.


Too far away? – Act now!

Now you can show, that the exploitation of people and the destruction of natural resources does not leave you indifferent, no matter where in the world.

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