“The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World agrees with the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) that more needs to be done to combat the harm caused by combustible tobacco. WHO’s 2018 Report on global progress of the implementation of the FCTC indicates both a lack of human and financial resources, as well as limited access to […]
عربى/Arabic Translation Français/French Translation Ελληνικά/Greek Translation עִברִית/Hebrew Translation हिंदी/Hindi Translation 日本語/Japanese Translation Português/Portuguese Translation Pусский/Russian Translation London, England (September 13, 2018) – The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World today announced at the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum that it is calling for proposals to develop and implement the Smoke-Free Index©. The index will critically evaluate […]
عربى/Arabic Translation Français/French Translation Ελληνικά/Greek Translation עִברִית/Hebrew Translation हिंदी/Hindi Translation 日本語/Japanese Translation Português/Portuguese Translation Pусский/Russian Translation August 16, 2018 (New York, New York) – The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World announced the publication of its preliminary Health, Science, and Technology (HST) Agenda and invites the public to provide comment. The Foundation has prepared its preliminary Agenda through […]
عربى/Arabic Translation 廣東話/Cantonese Translation 中文/Chinese Translation Français/French Translation Deutsche/German Translation Nederlands/Dutch Translation Ελληνικά/Greek Translation עִברִית/Hebrew Translation हिंदी/Hindi Translation Italiano/Italian Translation 日本語/Japanese Translation 한국어/Korean Translation Português/Portuguese Translation Pусский/Russian Translation Español/Spanish Translation Survey Reveals Different Rituals, Demographics, and Smokers Perceptions Will Require Innovative Solutions Across Diverse Cultures and Economic Conditions New York, NY – The Foundation for a […]
From Derek Yach, president, Foundation for a Smoke-Free World The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World joins other smoking control organizations in condemning the activities of Philip Morris International (PMI) and other big tobacco companies around the world to fight efforts to implement tobacco control measures and phase out combustible cigarettes. Many lives have been lost […]
Mission is to eliminate smoking worldwide by supporting cessation & harm reduction #research, and transitioning tobacco #farmers to alternative livelihoods.
How insurers can profit while helping people to quit smoking
The Foundation is collaborating with the insurance industry to raise awareness about how insurers can help end smoking. This could create shared value that will benefit smokers, insurers and society as a whole. #endsmoking, #insuranceindustry. http://bit.ly/2sZCifK
David Janazzo, CFO and VP of #IndustryTransformation examines how Tobacco Free Portfolios, Bloomberg STOP’s Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index, and FSFW’s Tobacco Transformation Index are complementary. http://bit.ly/2QTQfoI
New ASH & Cancer Research UK report:
"Local authorities which do not currently provide e-cigarette starter packs as part of their cessation offer should consider doing so to give local smokers the best possible chance to quit."
"Only" 11% do so now.
Greenland’s indigenous Kalaallit Nunaat people experience disproportionately greater harm from smoking. @MarewaGlover's paper concludes that supporting a #harmreduction approach to reduce tobacco smoking prevalence will benefit the population. Read more: http://bit.ly/3a9sC30
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