Awarded Grants Archive - Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

Awarded Grants

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COUNTRY FOCUS
Category of Work
Description
Status

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assessing existing knowledge about tobacco cessation and harm reduction and evaluating the impact of a focused educational intervention among marginalized populations in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess determinants of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) use among youth in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh, Nepal

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Dispelling misinformation on smoking and tobacco harm reduction in marginalized communities in Bangladesh and Nepal using unique communication strategies

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Explore the effects of public health policies that impact access to tobacco harm reduction products on youth and adult health and their health behaviors

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Mexico

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide evidence-based education in Mexico and Latin America to help tobacco users understand the importance of harm reduction strategies to end the use of combustible tobacco

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Greece, India, Japan, Norway, South Africa, UK, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Survey on usage patterns and perceptions regarding tobacco products and ANDS among adults across 7 countries

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ACK Consultants (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Gap analysis for transitioning farmers and other stakeholders out of the tobacco industry in Malawi

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ACK Consultants (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct a virtual global conference on “15 Years of FCTC”

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Agenome, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess cancer risk of smokers through DNA and RNA research and create genome database with an aim to encourage smokers to quit or transition to reduced-risk products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Map the status of harm reduction products for cessation and THR in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess further the status of harm reduction approaches in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Study barriers to smoking cessation and reduced-risk products in marginalized communities in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Countries of Eastern Mediterranean, Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Garner consensus and support for COP9 to consider harm reduction as integral to tobacco control

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Support capacity of PANTHR (Pakistan Alliance for Nicotine and Tobacco Harm Reduction) to increase access to tools that support cessation and tobacco harm reduction in Pakistan, including engaging with health professionals to reduce impediments to access

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Address misinformation and disinformation on Safer Nicotine Delivery Systems (SNDs), nicotine use and tobacco harm reduction (THR) in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

American Masala (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India, Malawi, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Four-country investigation aimed at better understanding tobacco use and how it impacts daily life and society

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for research concerning biomarkers of nicotine product exposure

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Identify biomarkers and/or patterns of biomarkers that properly distinguish among nicotine product use groups for the development of a prototype diagnostic tool. Tool would be used in interventions to help smokers quit or switch to a reduced-risk product

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct a literature review of nicotine’s role in human health

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Germany, Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research the efficacy of tobacco harm reduction products as tools for smokers to quit combustible tobacco products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Philippines

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct and disseminate research regarding cessation and tobacco harm reduction policies in the Philippines

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Philippines

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Increase awareness about tobacco harm reduction and address misinformation about nicotine in the Philippines and Asia Pacific

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Maldives

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Survey of smoking behavior of young adults and development of two-year plan of action for ending youth smoking in the Maldives

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China, India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Explore historical routes of tobacco production, circulation and addiction in Asia

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Study of tobacco sector in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Argentina

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Garner consensus and support for COP9 to consider harm reduction as integral to tobacco control

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Increase awareness about tobacco harm reduction and address misinformation about nicotine in Bangladesh and the surrounding region

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for research concerning biomarkers of nicotine product exposure

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Development of a kit for the detection and quantification of tobacco and other nicotine product use

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Biochromex, Ltd. (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Development of a relative risk hierarchy of nicotine products

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Biochromex, Ltd. (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Researching e-health services available to smokers to quit or switch to tobacco harm reduction products

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

Blue T-Matrix, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Engage in a three- part project focusing on China including: (i) a critical review of the importance of offering help to smokers to quit or switch; (ii) a study estimating the health and economic benefits of reduced harm products, and the factors affecting initiation, cessation, and switching rates; and (iii) the creation of a reduced- harm products tracking system

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

BOTEC Analysis, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Australia, Canada, Japan, South Korea, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Investigate the drivers for smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction in five countries with alternative nicotine delivery systems markets

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

BOTEC Analysis, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global, India, New Zealand, South Africa, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct a review of existing research and prepare a report relating to the relationship between COVID-19 and tobacco smoking or the use of nicotine products

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

BOTEC Analysis, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Australia, Canada, Japan, South Korea, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop journal articles, econometric studies, and a full-length book regarding the drivers of smoking cessation in five countries with legalized alternative nicotine delivery systems

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work to identify opportunities to develop and deploy emerging technologies to end smoking in low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China, India, Indonesia, Russia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Investigate the impediments to adoption of reduced-risk products for cessation and tobacco harm reduction in four low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Disseminate findings of a prior FSFW grant project related to the key impediments to mass adoption of reduced-risk products in low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Brazil, China, Egypt, Indonesia, South Africa, Turkey

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess the availability, access, and efficacy of tobacco harm reduction in six culturally diverse countries across each World Health Organization region

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Co-host summit celebration of knowledge and innovation at the nexus of wellness and a smoke-free world

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Causal Design (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi, South Africa, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct ad-hoc analyses and assist in monitoring, evaluation, and learning support as a preferred research partner of the Agricultural Transformation Initiative

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Causal Design (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct ad-hoc analyses and assist in monitoring, evaluation, and learning support

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Support dairy farming cooperatives in the Mchinji district as a viable alternative to tobacco farming

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research to accelerate progress towards smoking cessation in the UK

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research, develop and deliver practical solutions to achieve and sustain smoking cessation in UK-based mental health sites

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for the establishment of a multi-center network for tobacco research and cessation in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Support capacity to reduce tobacco-related death and disease in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Expand on work completed under a current FSFW grant to achieve and sustain ‘smoke-free mental health’ at UK’s Priory Group mental health hospitals

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Build and strengthen tobacco harm reduction and cessation knowledge and capacity in India

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for the establishment of a Centre of Excellence in Behavioral Research related to alternative nicotine delivery systems and smoking cessation

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malawi, Nepal

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for the development and implementation of replication research on determinants of use and impacts of reduced risk products in low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop a protocol for an intervention trial to assess the long-term health effects of switching from combustibles to tobacco harm reduction products among Type 2 diabetic smokers in Bangladesh

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for a global center of excellence for research on smoking cessation and harm reduction among Indigenous people and marginalized communities

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Establish and strengthen a center for research on smoking cessation and harm reduction among Indigenous people and marginalized communities

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Investigate current landscape of tobacco smoking and knowledge amongst slum dwellers in Dhaka, Bangladesh

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh, Malaysia, Nepal, Sri Lanka

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Review of progress in tobacco control in five Southeast Asian countries, including identification of gaps in policy-relevant research

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

To investigate how geographical setting influences patterns of tobacco cessation and use in rural and urban-slum communities in India

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Conrad Foundation (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India, Malawi, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsor Conrad scholarships for special innovator category relating to ending smoking in this generation

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Cornell University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

An economic study of risk perceptions and consumer demand for harm reduction products

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Cornell University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop empirical evidence to help provide education around public policies to end smoking in this generation

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

Cornell University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Take an economic approach to study consumer decisions about smoking, use of tobacco harm reduction products, and quitting. To be conducted using discrete choice experiments, with the goal of contributing to the evidence base for well-considered regulation of tobacco harm reduction products in the United States

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for development of long-term proposal for strengthening national research system capacity in low- and middle-Income countries in support of tobacco control, health, equity and development

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Countries of Eastern Mediterranean, Global, Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop protocols for a randomized, double-blind, two-arm parallel, clinical trial to compare the effectiveness of different tobacco harm reduction products in general adult population in low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Drexel University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for research to investigate impacts of residual tobacco smoke and e-cigarette residue

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Turkey

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Gaining insight into the attitudes and preferences of adult smokers in Turkey through the use of an online discrete choice experiment (“DCE”) to better understand the factors that drive quitting and switching

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Greece, Indonesia, Italy, Moldova, Oman, Poland, Russia, Serbia, UK, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Accelerate the establishment of a Center of Excellence for the Acceleration of Harm Reduction (CoEHAR)

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Accelerate and improve smoking precision and detection rate of monitoring the smoking episodes via SmokeBeat technology

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Europe

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Preparation for a long term study based on EU-path study

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Italy

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Establish and strengthen a center for research on the acceleration of tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop guidelines for quality tobacco/ nicotine product research

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Italy

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Bridge the gaps and build accountability around tobacco harm reduction science in media communications

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

ECLAT SRL (Italy)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Italy

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct a longitudinal study of dual-users of combustible tobacco cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (“ENDS”) to assess the effect of different dual use patterns on toxin exposure and risk

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Northern Cyprus, Turkey

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Economic analysis of tobacco, tobacco products, and their alternatives in Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Turkey

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research and disseminate findings related to the policies and economics around ending smoking in Turkey

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Manufacture material for tobacco use disorder study

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Identification of observable smoker characteristics that are linked to cessation success

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Japan, Norway, South Korea, Sweden, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Synthesize and formulate lessons learned from countries with alternative nicotine delivery systems availability, which have seen drastic drops in number of smokers

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Etheim Biotics, LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Examine the impact of smoking and vaping on the human microbiome across multiple regions

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Industry Transformation

DESCRIPTION:-

Design, research and provide analysis and reporting for the Tobacco Transformation Index Cycles 1 and 2

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Europe, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Investigate the impact of the EU menthol ban and its potential to reduce the total consumption of combustible tobacco

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Egypt, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Philippines, Russian Federation, South Africa, UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Industry Transformation

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct a tobacco marketing study in support of the Tobacco Transformation Index to establish a framework for tobacco companies’ marketing practices to support transition away from high-risk products while preventing uptake of reduced-risk product alternatives by non-smokers and youth

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bulgaria, Italy, Serbia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research the effects of electronic nicotine delivery systems on phenotype and function of immune cells of patients with chronic inflammatory diseases

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Agriculture recovery project to improve food security, nutrition and income of flood affected households in targeted districts

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Feng Insight (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Industry Transformation

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct China policy landscape analysis and related high-level strategic review

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research the role of women in leading change in the tobacco industry, and others, through the “Women as Levers of Change” project

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

South Africa

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research to determine the effects of tobacco use and smoking on long-term recovery from mild COVID-19 in South Africa. Disseminate results, including by publishing a manuscript(s) in a peer-reviewed scientific journal(s)

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Fox Foundation (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Establishment of a global research program to develop, evaluate, and disseminate consumer-driven approaches to improve the effectiveness of smoking cessation and harm reduction interventions

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Design of the Agri-preneur Accelerator Program

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, Ukraine, Uzbekistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Evaluate the status and the gaps in Tobacco Control policies in Ukraine, the Russian Federation and number of developing Former Soviet countries in East and Central Asia region

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Ukraine

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct research to develop empirical economic evidence on specific steps required to end use of combustible cigarettes in Eastern Europe

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research the economics of ending the smoking epidemic in the Eurasia region by focusing on policy-relevant economic and public health issues relating to combustible cigarettes and harm-reduction products

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Indonesia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Prepare and disseminate reports analyzing economics, economic policies, and health costs of tobacco products (cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and heated tobacco products) in Indonesia

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Expand the capacity of Filter Magazine to disseminate informative and evidence-based information about tobacco harm reduction and related issues

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Support the capacity of Filter Magazine to communicate about tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop tools to study the needs of marginalized smokers and other tobacco users

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Study legal protections impacting beedi workers in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsor scholarship opportunities for IIE to provide for Malawi students to promote FSFW’s purpose to research, explore, and promote sustainable agricultural alternatives for tobacco farmers and tobacco land

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

General support to INNCO to assist the organization in its mission to promote tobacco harm reduction strategies

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

General support to INNCO to assist the organization in its work as an advocate for tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide support to INNCO to assist the organization in its work to garner consensus and support for COP9 to consider harm reduction as integral to tobacco control

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide general support to INNCO to assist the organization in its work as an advocate for tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide support to INNCO to assist the organization in its work to consolidate and disseminate information to inform the public about tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsorship for the Southern Africa Structured Trade Seminar

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

South Africa

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Report on government ownership in the tobacco industry, conflicts of interest, FCTC reporting, and public health policies

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China, India, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

In-depth analysis of areas identified whilst gathering data about government ownership in tobacco companies

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China, India, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct research to contribute to the development of a theory of change model for state-owned tobacco companies

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Increase the profile and extend dissemination of the Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Produce the first edition of the Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Increase capacity for conducting and understanding research related to tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Translation of the executive summary of Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report from English to Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop and disseminate Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report to increase awareness about national THR and cessation

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Increase research capacity to understand, develop, and implement the science and evidence base relevant to tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop and disseminate Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report to increase awareness about national tobacco harm reduction and cessation

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide scholarships to researchers in the field of tobacco harm reduction in low- and middle-income countries. Create a Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report to disseminate information aimed at ending the use of combustible tobacco

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Establish the Centre of Agricultural Transformation in Malawi to prepare Malawi for a time when there is less demand for leaf tobacco

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Build capacity to share stories that present facts about tobacco harm reduction and nicotine use to all stakeholders

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Establish a physical building for the Centre for Agricultural Transformation on the LUANAR Campus to serve as a hub of activity for the work in Malawi to help smallholder farmers prepare for a time when there is less demand for leaf tobacco

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct ad-hoc analyses and assist in monitoring, evaluation, and learning support as a preferred research partner of the Agricultural Transformation Initiative

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for research concerning biomarkers of nicotine product exposure (development of a rapid point of care assay)

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop a rapid point-of-care assay panel that can differentiate among the primary sources of nicotine to enable stronger correlations of nicotine sources with biomarkers of harm

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

The Lung Foundation (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Investigate the nexus of COVID-19 and nicotine use

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

The M Group, Inc. (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Indonesia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct an analysis of tobacco excise policy and opportunities for risk-proportionate reform in Indonesia

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

The M Group, Inc. (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malaysia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct nonpartisan analysis and research and disseminate to the public regarding risk proportionate taxation of tobacco products in Malaysia. Specifically, how tobacco excise taxes impact illicit trade and public health

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Groundwork for development of a center of excellence in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Chemical characterization of smokeless tobacco products in India

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

India

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research regarding smokeless tobacco (SLT) products in India and development of standards for the chemical constituents of SLTs. Goal is to end smoking and minimize harm caused by harmful and potentially harmful constituents of SLTs

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide evidence-based guidance and information for effective Malawian-led policies and programmes that will drive broad-based agricultural sector growth, diversification, and improvement of smallholder incomes

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide general support for the acceleration of agricultural transformation to prepare Malawi for a time when there is less demand for leaf tobacco

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Support FSFW grantee’s work at the MwAPATA Institute, an independent think tank, which focuses on research in areas such as economics policy, to promote agricultural transformation in Malawi

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Mexico

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct and disseminate research regarding cessation and tobacco harm reduction policies in Latin America and Mexico

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Mexico

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct and disseminate research regarding cessation and tobacco harm reduction policies in Latin America and Mexico

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Mexico

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Study the economic and social effects of tobacco control and related regulations in Mexico

STATUS:-

Active

ORGANIZATION:-

nanoComposix (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for research concerning biomarkers of nicotine product exposure

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

UK

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Establishing a center and building capacity for its sustainability for the purpose of research and evaluation of innovative smoking cessation and harm reduction strategies to help smokers quit or switch to reduced risk products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop innovative financial products to help foster agricultural transformation in Malawi

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Design work for the Centre for Agricultural Transformation to serve as a hub for agricultural transformation

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

OX1ST LTD (UK)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Researching intellectual property and technological innovation to promote smoking cessation and tobacco harm reduction in low- and middle-income countries

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop and manage investment program with the aim of helping smallholder farmers transition from tobacco crop and providing them with alternate livelihoods

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Support agricultural productivity and diversification through better management of natural resources to prepare Malawi for a time when there is less demand for tobacco

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Greece

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for development of an institute for research and innovation on tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop a web-based presentation on tobacco harm reduction for distribution to state medical societies and member physicians

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Nepal

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Researching the economics of tobacco harm reduction in Nepal, including by examining consumer preferences and the regulatory environment

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Support development of a farmer-focused tobacco control policy in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Identify best practice evaluation methods for readily available tobacco and nicotine consumer products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Building an economic argument for tobacco harm reduction as one route to cessation in Pakistan

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Provide and disseminate a comprehensive research study on tax and health policies in Pakistan, focusing on health benefits, and optimal tax policies for non-combustible nicotine products to help smokers quit and stem the sales of illicit harm reduction products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Research tax and health policies in Pakistan, focusing on health benefits, and optimal tax policies for non-combustible nicotine products to help smokers quit and stem the sales of illicit harm reduction products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Operationalization of a Translational Research Center for the evaluation of innovative smoking cessation and harm reduction strategies to help smokers quit or switch to reduced-risk products

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Examine the acceptability and outcome of a harm reduction approach to tobacco use for individuals with serious behavioral health disorders and determine the association with decrease in smoking

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Establish and strengthen a center for integrated research projects to develop innovative approaches to support smoking cessation and switching to less harmful tobacco products

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsor scholarship opportunities for students to become educated about transforming the agricultural sector to help prepare for a time there is less demand for tobacco

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsor the travel of Malawian graduate students to study at Tel Aviv University’s Nitsan Lab so they may gain skills and education around smallholder innovation and return to Malawi and contribute to agricultural diversification

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Examine the acceptability and outcome of a harm reduction approach to tobacco use for individuals with serious behavioral health disorders and determine the association with decrease in smoking

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

SERMO INC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

China, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Africa, UK, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct global survey of physicians to develop actionable insights to drive smoking cessation and harm reduction success worldwide

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Bangladesh, India, Nepal

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Study the behavioral dynamics of tobacco smokers in India, Bangladesh and Nepal

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Transitioning tobacco farmers to alternative livelihoods in Malawi

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Pakistan

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Develop a study protocol for comparing the efficacy of tobacco harm reduction products to nicotine replacement therapy as tools for smokers in Pakistan to quit combustible tobacco products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Educate smallholder tobacco farmers about financial services as part of the effort to prepare them for a time when there is less demand for tobacco

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

SustainAbility Inc. (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Industry Transformation

DESCRIPTION:-

Tobacco Transformation Index stakeholder engagement, development and facilitation of Advisory Panel, and post-publication project review

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Philippines

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess results of the tobacco cessation program of government in Philippines relative to its objectives. Conduct an exploratory study of the market and policy environment for non-tobacco products

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Philippines

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Assess the regulatory environment and market forces that shape smoking behaviors, and the potential role of tobacco harm reduction products on promoting public welfare and reducing the harm caused by tobacco use in the Philippines

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Sponsor scholarships for Malawian students to attend a one-year program at the Nitsan Lab to gain skills and education around smallholder innovation at Tel Aviv University so these students may return to Malawi and contribute to agricultural diversification

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Malawi

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Agricultural Diversification

DESCRIPTION:-

Contribute to the expansion of protected cultivation in Malawi and neighboring countries. Goal is to offer over 1,750 Malawi households access to greenhouse technology at affordable prices and to catalyze alternative livelihood jobs in greenhouse production and agriculture

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Comparative tobacco interventions for individuals with severe and persisting behavioral health disorders

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

South Africa

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for establishment of an African Center of Excellence for Smoking and Mental Health

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

South Africa

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Planning for a possible future center of excellence at Stellenbosch University

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Convening dialogue on tobacco, nicotine and alternative nicotine delivery systems harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

VIDA News LLC (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Brazil, India, Mexico, South Africa, USA

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Development of a professional media hub to improve global communications around tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Yale University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Global review of tobacco cessation and harm reduction science

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Yale University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Global review of tobacco cessation and harm reduction science

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Yale University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Explore the relationship between COVID-19 and discourses around tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, acknowledging that information about tobacco use (and harm reduction products) during the pandemic comes from varying sources

STATUS:-

Closed

ORGANIZATION:-

Yale University (USA)

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Global

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Conduct research on misinformation on social media about tobacco harm reduction and COVID-19, and interventions to correct misinformation about tobacco harm reduction

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Indonesia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Analyzing the impact in Indonesia of tobacco harm reduction policies on consumers’ preferences, knowledge, and quitting behaviors and on consumers’ beliefs about the health risks of tobacco harm reduction products

STATUS:-

Active

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Indonesia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping study to analyze the economic cost and health burden associated with tobacco morbidity and mortality with the goal of ending the Indonesian smoking epidemic

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Liberia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Scoping work for in-depth assessment on the culture of smoking in Liberia

STATUS:-

Closed

COUNTRY FOCUS:-

Liberia

CATEGORY OF WORK:-

Health and Science Research

DESCRIPTION:-

Determine pre-intervention conditions and best practice strategies to end smoking in Liberia

STATUS:-

Closed
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