FOUNDATION FOR A SMOKE-FREE WORLD SECURES MAJOR 12 YEAR FUNDING COMMITMENT; SHARES INITIAL PLANS TO REDUCE HARM AND DEATHS FROM SMOKING WORLDWIDE NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2017 – With the goal of eliminating smoking worldwide, the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World formally launched today in New York City. The Foundation is founded and led by […]
FOUNDATION FOR A SMOKE-FREE WORLD TO BE ANNOUNCED IN NEW YORK CITY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 AT 9:30AM EDT NEW YORK – Ushering in a bold, billion-dollar, far-reaching new effort to end smoking across the globe, the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World will be formally launched in New York City on September 13 at 9:30am […]
Mission is to eliminate smoking worldwide by supporting cessation & harm reduction #research, and transitioning tobacco #farmers to alternative livelihoods.
2020 Briefing Paper - Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction Millions of lives will be saved if the recommendations of this report are implemented! We could #endsmoking if we got behind the ideas here. @SmokeFreeFdn @INNCOorg @WHO https://gsthr.org/report/2020-briefing-paper
Almost 70% of smokers in the U.S. want to quit & nearly half have tried to quit in the last year. Only about 4% will be successful. The 2018 EY Parthenon report shows that solutions on the market only help a small percentage of smokers quit. #CessationSGR http://bit.ly/2S5ogDy
Creating a smoke-free world will require innovation and tailored approaches to cessation. We hope the Smoking Cessation: A Report of the Surgeon General will spur much-needed action in this field. See the Foundation’s full statement here. http://bit.ly/2RIX3op
The true cost of a cigarette goes beyond the price tag. Smallholder tobacco farmers face a shifting tobacco market and must identify #AlternativeLivelihoods. http://bit.ly/300BmDf
There are over 1 billion smokers. To successfully end smoking in this generation, there needs to be a dual approach, which includes #harmreduction. Derek Yach explains why support for harm reduction is still lagging.
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