News

11. June 2021

World Day Against Child Labour: Quit tobacco cultivation

On World Day Against Child Labour, we renew our call to German policymakers to enforce children's rights at the beginning of the supply chain. We also appeal to the German government to support alternatives to tobacco cultivation.
26. May 2021

Commit to quit: Women have a Right to a Tobacco-free World

World No Tobacco Day 2021 - Press Release: Unfairtobacco, FACT e.V. and 16 organisations publish a factsheet highlighting how women's rights are violated by tobacco.
25. March 2021

Supply Chain Act: Also for the tobacco industry?

In March 2021, the German cabinet approved a draft supply chain law. We explain whether it is effective against child labour and environmental damages.
15. February 2021

Hearing at the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Unfairtobacco participated in the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child's digital hearing with civil society last week.
18. December 2020

Year in review 2020

Our commitment to human rights and tobacco control in 2020: With the support of partners from the Global South, we have been particularly committed to children's and women's rights and have come a step closer to our vision of a tobacco-free world.