Tobacco control in Georgia – key achievements and challenges

Georgia has one of the highest smoking prevalence among the European countries; cigarette smoking alone kills 8000 to 11 000 (22% of all death cases) people per year. In 2013 in order to address the devastating health and economic burden of the growing tobacco epidemic, the Government of Georgia cre...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Nino Maglakelidze, Lela Sturua, Amiran Gamkrelidze
Format: Article
Published: European Publishing 2018-06-01
Series:Tobacco Prevention and Cessation
Online Access:,90460,0,2.html