Thank you Jackie for taking the time to be with us. May I ask you to introduce yourself by telling us a little
about your personal background (education, professional experience) and
when, how and why you got involved in tobacco control?
name is Jackie Tumwine, I am a Ugandan lawyer with a Bachelor of Laws
Degree (LLB) from Makerere University and a Post Graduate Diploma in
Legal Practice. I have recently earned a Diplôme de Langue Française (DL) from Alliance Française.
This rendez-vous took place during the 2002 national tobacco control
in San Francisco. I want to thank the press service of the conference
and the San Francisco Tobacco Free project that made it possible.
Phillip Karugaba is Spokeperson for TEAN, The Environmental Action Network
Thank you Phillip for accepting our rendez-vous. May I ask you to introduce yourself?
Phillip Karugaba: I am the spokeperson for TEAN, The Environmental
Action Network, a public interest group that was created in 2000 in
Kampala. I am an attorney with an independent practice and a law
professor at Makerere University in Kampala.