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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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- January 28, 2022

Bloomberg Refuses Proposed Discussion of Vaping Evidence #voice4choice #righttovape #commit2switch https://t.co/I8Ktr2NtM4 via @Vaping360
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- January 28, 2022

@MarewaGlover: Vaping daily, not non-daily, associated with quitting smoking within the 1 yr. Yes, but transitioning from smoking to #vaping can take longer than 1yr (as 1 study I was on found = 18months). This👇🏾research ? needs to be asked over the more real-life period that ppl take https://t.co/pt3XmlaeSM
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- January 25, 2022

US update: Signs of Anxiety in the Anti-Vaping Camp as Big Decisions Brew #vaping #vapingsaveslives https://t.co/YWiZF0NCvj
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- January 25, 2022

Expert tells how #vape bill can help save lives of Filipino smokers - https://t.co/h1bBnxSLxl
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- January 25, 2022

INDIA: Some random thoughts for vaping in 2022; THR is here to stay & prosper, experts say. #avi #vapingasia #asianvapers https://t.co/QJjYRrabRb
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