Ucwaningo Lukhombisa Imizamo KaCoca-Cola Yokuthonya I-CDC Kokudla Nokukhuluphala

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Ukukhishwa Kwezindaba: NgoLwesibili, Januwari 29, 2019
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Contact: UGary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 noma UNason Maani Hessari (+44) 020 7927 2879 noma UDavid Stuckler (+ 39) 347 563 4391 

Ama-imeyili aphakathi kweNkampani yeCoca-Cola kanye neCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) akhombisa imizamo yenkampani yokuthonya iCDC ukuze izuze yona, ngokusho kwe isifundo esishicilelwe namhlanje ku IMilbank Ngekota. Ukuxhumana kukaCoca-Cola ne-CDC kukhombisa intshisekelo yenkampani ekutholeni ukufinyelela kubasebenzi be-CDC, ukunxenxa abenzi bezinqubomgomo, nokuhlela impikiswano yokukhuluphala ngokususa ukunaka nokusola kude neziphuzo ezinoshukela.

Ucwaningo lususelwa kuma-imeyili kanye nemibhalo etholwe nge-Freedom of Information Act ngu I-US Ilungelo Lokwazi, umthengi ongenzi nzuzo neqembu locwaningo lwezempilo lomphakathi. Uphenyo ngeCoca-Cola lusemqoka kakhulu ngoba iCDC muva nje ibhekane nokugxekwa ngezixhumanisi zayo nabakhiqizi bemikhiqizo engenampilo, kubandakanya naleyo yeziphuzo ezinoshukela. Ama-imeyili akhombisa imizamo kaCoca-Cola "yokuqhubekisela phambili izinhloso zebhizinisi, hhayi ezempilo, kubandakanya nokuthonya i-World Health Organisation," kusho ucwaningo.

"Akuyona indima efanele i-CDC ukwenza izinkampani ezikhiqize imikhiqizo eyingozi," kusho uGary Ruskin, umqondisi obambisene ne-US Right to Know. "ICongress kufanele iphenye ukuthi ngabe iCoca-Cola nezinye izinkampani ezilimaza impilo yomphakathi ziyayithonya yini iCDC, futhi zichitha nemizamo yayo yokuvikela impilo yabo bonke abantu baseMelika."

"Siyabona futhi izingozi ezinkulu eziqubukayo lapho izinhlangano zezempilo zomphakathi zisebenzisana nabakhiqizi bemikhiqizo eyingozi empilweni," kusho uMartin McKee, uprofesa wezempilo yomphakathi waseYurophu ILondon School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. "Ngokudabukisayo, njengoba lesi sibonelo, nezinye ezisanda kwenzeka e-United Kingdom zibonisa, lezi zingcuphe azibongwa njalo yilabo okufanele bazi kangcono."

Leli phephandaba liyaphetha: “Akwamukelekile ukuthi izinhlangano zezempilo zomphakathi zibambisane nezinkampani ezinokushayisana kwezinhloso okuso. Ukufana okusobala kungaba ukucabanga ukuthi i-CDC isebenza nezinkampani zikagwayi nezingozi ezingabangelwa ukubambisana okunjalo. Ukuhlaziya kwethu kuveze isidingo sezinhlangano ezinjenge-CDC ukuqinisekisa ukuthi ziyakugwema ukubambisana nabakhiqizi bemikhiqizo enobungozi funa badicilele phansi impilo yomphakathi abawusebenzelayo. ”

Isifundo seMilbank Quarterly sabhalwa ngokubambisana nguNason Maani Hessari, ocwaninga naye eLondon School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine; UGary Ruskin, umqondisi-ndawonye we-US Right to Know; Martin McKee, uprofesa eLondon School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine; futhi, uDavid Stuckler, uprofesa eBocconi University.

I-US Right to Know okwamanje ibhekene namacala amabili e-FOIA ukuthola amadokhumenti amaningi kwi-CDC. NgoFebhuwari 2018, I-US Right to Know imangalele i-CDC ngokwehluleka ukuhambisana nomsebenzi wayo ngaphansi kwe-FOIA ukuhlinzeka ngamarekhodi okuphendula izicelo eziyisithupha mayelana nokusebenzisana kwayo neNkampani yeCoca-Cola. Ngo-Okthoba 2018, I-CrossFit ne-US Right to Know zimangalele uMnyango Wezempilo kanye Nezinsizakalo Zabantu ukufuna amarekhodi okuthi kungani iSisekelo Sezikhungo Zikazwelonke Zokulawula Nokuvimbela Izifo (i-CDC Foundation) kanye neSisekelo Sezikhungo Zikazwelonke Zezempilo (i-NIH Foundation) singazange sidalule imininingwane yabaxhasi njengoba kudingwa umthetho.

The Iqoqo le-US Right to Know Food Industry, equkethe imibhalo yocwaningo lwanamuhla, ifakwe mahhala, iyasesheka Ingobo yomlando Yemibhalo Yezimboni Zokudla isingathwe yiYunivesithi yaseCalifornia, eSan Francisco. Ukuthola eminye imininingwane ngomsebenzi we-USRTK maqondana ne-CDC neCoca-Cola, bona: https://usrtk.org/our-investigations/#coca-cola.

I-US Right to Know iyinhlangano engenzi nzuzo yomthengi kanye neqembu lezocwaningo lwezempilo lomphakathi eliphenya ubungozi obuhambisana nohlelo lokudla lwenkampani, kanye nemikhuba nomthelela wemboni yezokudla enqubweni yomphakathi. Ngemininingwane engaphezulu, bheka usrtk.org.

ILondon School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) iyisikhungo esihamba phambili emhlabeni socwaningo, izifundo ze-postgraduate kanye nemfundo eqhubekayo kwezempilo yomphakathi neyomhlaba wonke. I-LSHTM inobukhona obuqinile bamazwe aphesheya nabasebenzi be-3,000 kanye nabafundi be-4,000 abasebenza e-UK nasemazweni emhlabeni wonke, kanye nemali engenayo yocwaningo yaminyaka yonke eyi- $ 140 million. I-LSHTM ingesinye sezikhungo ezikleliswa kakhulu e-UK, ibambisene nezinhlangano ezimbili ze-MRC University Units eGambia nase-Uganda, futhi yabizwa nge-University of the Year kuma-Times Higher Education Awards 2016. Inhloso yethu ukuthuthukisa ezempilo nezempilo ukulingana e-UK nasemhlabeni wonke; ukusebenza ngokubambisana ukufeza ukugqama ocwaningweni lwezempilo lomphakathi nolomhlaba wonke, ezemfundo nokuhumusha kolwazi lube kumgomo kanye nokwenza http://www.lshtm.ac.uk

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