TobTaxY (making Tobacco Tax TrendY) is a European Commission-funded capacity-building project with the aim of training the public health and tobacco control community on tobacco taxation and smuggling issues. The Smokefree partnership is the main partner in the project and EHN is one of the partners involved in the project, responsible for the organisation of the capacity-building workshops.
TobTaxY will run from September 2010 – January 2013. The purpose of TobTaxY is to build capacity within the public health/tobacco community regarding taxation and smuggling issues. This will be achieved through a multi-stage process:
Expected OutcomesUpon completion of the project, the following points are expected to be achieved amongst trainees of the Capacity Building Workshops:
More detailed information on the TobTaxY project can be found on the website of the smokefree partnership via this link: TobTaxY