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  • sCOPe launches extensive THR online library

    The newest global collaboration of Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) consumer groups, sCOPe, has launched a comprehensive library of online panel discussions and presentations. sCOPe includes leading THR associations CASAA (Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association) in the United States, ARDT Iberoamerica in Latin America, and CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates). sCOPe…

  • Livestream to scrutinize WHO tobacco conference

    Global advocates for safer nicotine products are broadcasting around-the-clock this week during a secretive international tobacco control conference. Dubbed sCOPe, the YouTube simulcast will focus on COP9, the 9th Conference of Parties for the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC). Despite being shut out of COP9, vapers have vowed they will not be…

  • Global broadcast to counter secretive WHO conference

    A significant round-the-clock global broadcasting event, featuring world-leading Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) experts and consumer advocates for safer nicotine products, has been announced. Vowing they won’t be silenced, event organisers will broadcast throughout a key World Health Organization (WHO) conference on tobacco control. The Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the…

  • Survey proves Indian vaping ban a total failure

    “This is the most significant independent survey we’ve seen coming out of India since its 2019 vaping ban. It shows an overwhelming call for the Government to lift the ban and regulate access to safer nicotine products,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA). Her comments follow…

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- May 23, 2022

Harm reduction tagged as missing strategy in WHO’s tobacco control #smokefreelife #THR #tobaccoharmreduction #harmreduction #righttovape https://t.co/STqA7KvsfM
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- May 18, 2022

LMIC healthcare students urge authorities to follow the UK’s successful THR strategy #commit2switch #righttovape https://t.co/9GwTFLuRUb via @vaping_post
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- May 17, 2022

E-cigarettes ‘as safe as nicotine patches’ for pregnant smokers trying to quit #righttovape #vapingsaveslives https://t.co/EN9siljTNH
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- May 6, 2022

@voices4vape: Why is #sCOPe22 Live Stream so important? Because people are DYING from the narrow mindedness of Public Health, "Quit or Die" is leading to more death and disease. #WVD22 #THRworks #Commit2Live Join us, 30 May 22 at 1300 GMT/20:00HKT https://t.co/pPgDJDkEro https://t.co/RILHFemXyX
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