Implementation reports due 15 April 2014
In the 2014 reporting period the deadline for submission of Parties’ implementation reports is 15 April. All reports received by the deadline will be reflected in the 2014 report on global implementation of the Convention. In this reporting period, for the first time, Parties have the opportunity to also report on their use of implementation guidelines adopted by the COP.
Ethiopia ratifies the WHO FCTC
It is with great pleasure that the Convention Secretariat would like to announce that on 25 March 2014 Ethiopia ratified the WHO FCTC to become 178th Party to the Convention.In 90 days from that date (23 June 2014), the Convention will therefore enter into force for Ethiopia.