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COVID-19 Social Distancing and Stay-at-Home Policies Lead to Increased Dependence on Tobacco as Stress Coping Tool

~India Release~   Survey finds pandemic is taking a toll on the mental and physical health of smokers, and millions around the world are responding with increased smoking New York, NY, May 11, 2020 — The havoc wreaked by the COVID-19 pandemic is twofold: in addition to suffering direct effects of the virus, the world […]

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Foundation for a Smoke-Free World’s COVID-19 Statement

March 17, 2020 The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has impacted all of us around the world. In this challenging time, it is important to remember that we are in this together and must all do our part to stop the spread of this virus. To that end, our staff will work remotely and will eliminate all business […]

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Confusion about Quitting Options Impacts the Health of 1 Billion Smokers Globally

Ελληνικά /Greek Translation हिंदी /Hindi Translation 日本語 /Japanese Translation Norsk /Norwegian Translation   New Global Poll of Current and Former Tobacco Smokers and Harm Reduction Product Users Finds Broad Misperception of Nicotine as Potential Carcinogen, Expanding Gaps in Quit Attempts Across Countries. NEW YORK, March 12, 2020 – Among tobacco smokers around the world, there is a […]

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THE CENTRE FOR AGRICULTURAL TRANSFORMATION INVITES ORGANIZATIONS TO SUBMIT EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST TO DELIVER NEW AND IMPROVED TECHNOLOGIES TO THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR IN MALAWI

The Centre for Agricultural Transformation (CAT) is designed to be an inclusive science, technology, and business incubation center of excellence which will help smallholder Malawian farmers make economically viable, data-driven decisions for diversifying their livelihoods. To achieve this, CAT will facilitate the development and implementation of new/improved technologies, partnerships, and income opportunities to help farmers realize greater economic success in the coming years.

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FOUNDATION FOR A SMOKE-FREE WORLD’S STATEMENT ON “SMOKING CESSATION: A REPORT OF THE SURGEON GENERAL”

For Immediate Release RELEASED ON JANUARY 23, 2020 The Surgeon General has led global efforts to end smoking for over 50 years. The latest report, focused on smoking cessation, is long overdue. Each year, tobacco use kills 7 million people worldwide. Improving adult cessation rates is the only way to reduce death and disease from tobacco […]

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