Mechanisms - Parents in Action NGO

Established year:


  • Monitoring compliance
  • Public dissemination of monitoring results
  • Applying sanctions to identified violations

Mandated to monitor compliance with national legislative or other appropriate measure. Monitoring in: health facilities, media, billboards, retail shops, pharmacies.


Monitoring has been conducted since 2004. The last monitoring exercise reported to WHO in 2014 took place in 2007. Monitoring is done in health facilities, media, retail shops, pharmacies. Report has been published: Who is breaking the Code in Croatia and How the Code is violated in Croatia ( Sanctions were imposed on the violations identified during monitoring. This included other sanctions (Letters to the companies violating the code by NGO on their WEB page and submitting materials for the publication Breaking the Code). There was a public dissemination of the sanctions through the website.

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