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Table 3 Challenges of GHD for NCDs at the level of industries

From: Opportunities and challenges of global health diplomacy for prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases: a systematic review

Themes Subthemes Challenges Solutions
Industry Conflict of Interest ▪ Conflict of interest of the tobacco industry and tobacco farming ▪ Mapping actors, interests, and structural characteristics of relevant industries and value chains to find whether a collaborative or regulatory approach is more effective
Lobbying ▪ Lobbying by the tobacco industry ▪ Building coalition and preparing for negotiations
Multinational Corporations ▪ Strategies by multinational corporations to increase tobacco consumption in LMICs ▪ Strengthening multilateral cooperation and networking especially in LMICs