Resources

Below are some relevant reports and resources on women and tobacco written by various organizations including INWAT. To suggest a report or resource, please contact us.

Women and Tobacco: A Call for Including Gender in Tobacco Control Research, Policy and Practice
Amanda Amos, Lorraine Greaves, Mimi Nichter and Michele Bloch
Tobacco Control, 2012 [English]

Empower Women – Combating Tobacco Industry Marketing in the WHO European Region *
World Health Organization and International Network of Women Against Tobacco
2010 [English]

Gender, Women, and the Tobacco Epidemic
World Health Organization
2010 [English]

Notes on a Beginning *
Eileen Crofton, International Network of Women Against Tobacco
2010 [English]

Canadian Expert Panel on Tobacco Smoke and Breast Cancer Risk
Ontario Tobacco Research Unit. Special Report Series
April 2009 [English]

Exposing the Evidence – Women and Second-hand Smoke in Europe *
Amanda Amos, Sara Sanchez, Marianne Skar and Patti White
International Network of Women Against Tobacco and European Network for Smoking Prevention
2008 [English]

Sifting the Evidence: Gender and Tobacco Control
International Development Resource Centre and the World Health Organization
2007 [English]

Turning a New Leaf: Women, Tobacco and the Future *
The British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health and International Network of Women Against Tobacco
June 2006 [English] [Français] [Español]
Full Presentation of Turning a New Leaf [English]

Second-Hand Smoke and Women in Europe *
International Network of Women Against Tobacco – Europe
June 2006 [English] [Español]

Expecting to Quit: A Best Practices Review of Smoking Cessation Interventions for Pregnant and Postpartum Girls and Women
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
April 2003 [English] [Français]

Women, Tobacco, and Cancer: An Agenda for the 21st Century
US Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
July 2004 [English]

Searching for the Solution: Women, Smoking and Inequalities in Europe
Yvonne Bostock, Health Development Agency
2003 [English]

Women and the Tobacco Epidemic: Challenges for the 21st Century
World Health Organization and Institute for Global Tobacco Control, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
2001 [English]

INWAT Europe Part of the Solution? Tobacco Control Policies & Women *
2001 [English]

Filtered Policy: Women and Tobacco in Canada
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
2000 [English] [Français]

 

* Indicates an INWAT publication