Instrumental strategyTechniqueDescription
Information managementAmplificationDissemination of TI arguments in newspapers and other media.
Dissemination of misleading information.
SuppressionBrazilian Delegates casted out during COP5 due TI pressure.
Direct involvement and influence in policy
Incentives and threatsPolitical campaign funding of political party who defend TI interests.
Actor in legislative processesCongressman supported by TI trying to cancel the additive ban through legislative measures.
Actor in government decision-makingMinistry of agriculture hosts a sectoral group of tobacco chaired by TI.
LitigationLegal action to contest/ obstruct regulationsInjunction to cancel the ANVISA’s resolution to ban additives.
  • COP, Conference of the Parties; TI, tobacco industry.