Chris A. Bostic

Chris Bostic works for the Framework Convention Alliance (FCA), an umbrella organization of more than 350 NGOs from more than 100 countries, formed to negotiate and implement the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Currently, he coordinates FCA efforts to track implementation of the FCTC, through a shadow reporting system designed to hold governments accountable for their treaty obligations. Chris has worked in tobacco control and public health at the global and national level for ten years. He served as a legal consultant for the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and the FCA during the negotiations for the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).  Chris  has also worked for a variety of institutions involved in tobacco control and public health such as the American Lung Association, ASH International,  the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium, and the University of Maryland School of Law, where he was an Instructor.  Chris holds a Master’s of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a law degree from the American University Washington College of Law.