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COP9 AGREES TO STRENGTHEN FUNDING
The Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control has closed with an agreement to embark on an innovative multi-million-dollar financial plan to strengthen global tobacco control measures.
DIVIDED OPINIONS ON STRICTNESS OF TASMANIA’s VAPING REGULATIONS
The state government has been called out by the Tasmanian Small Business Council chief executive Robert Mallett, after it was revealed Tasmania is the only national jurisdiction that requires pharmacies to hold a license to stock nicotine vaping products.
DEBATE: ARE E-CIGARETTES BENEFICIAL TO PUBLIC HEALTH? PRO/CON
WHO NEEDS REDUCTION TO ESCAPE UNSUCCESSFUL ‘QUIT OR DIE’ TOBACCO STRATEGY
The WHO is already an advocate for harm reduction when it comes to sexual health, opioids, and other drugs. Yet, when it comes to tobacco, they instead aim to eliminate all use and exclusively promote prohibition-style tactics.
COMPARING THE REGULATION AND INCENTIVIZATION OF E-CIGARETTES ACROSS 97 COUNTRIES
STORY OF THE WEEK
TIME FOR EUROPE TO RETHINK VAPING?