This website fully supports the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco (FCTC), in particular Article 1, which endorses “harm reduction strategies”.
The purpose of this website is to inform and engage people about the value and benefits of tobacco harm reduction (THR), to prevent tobacco-related disease and premature death.
As a go-to digital resource for public health advocates, influencers, communities, the public, health professionals and the media, it provides comprehensive, science-based information on tobacco harm reduction. It also provides advocacy tools and guidelines for those who want to promote the development and establishment of harm reduction policies, science, regulated products and consumer empowerment.
Tobaccoharmreduction.net has four major objectives:
Except where specific content is referenced on this website, the bulk of the information is sourced from respected THR advocates worldwide as well as from a Tobacco Harm Reduction e-book, Saving Lives: An Advocate’s Guide to Tobacco Harm Reduction.
This free-content publication raises awareness and supports tobacco harm reduction as a way to prevent tobacco-related disease and premature death in adult smokers.
Health Diplomats and individual donors have provided seed funding for this website. The website is positioned to be publicly funded, and welcomes funding and donations from its supporters and individual donors.
If you would like to support the advancement of tobacco harm reduction as a way to prevent tobacco-related disease and premature death, please contact us on email@example.com for further information.
As a member of the media, you will know that your words have enormous power to influence public perceptions. That is why this website is a good resource. It provides comprehensive, science-based information on tobacco harm reduction.