I’m excited to share my journey with the World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA), where I’ve served as the Programs Manager for the past two years. In this role, I’ve had the privilege of overseeing the Ambassador Program and witnessing the incredible growth of this global community. I’d like to reflect on the achievements and highlights to demonstrate the benefits of being a part of WVA’s Ambassador Program.
As the Programs Manager of the WVA, I’ve been part of the Program’s development. Over the past couple of years, I’ve watched this program grow from a small initiative into a powerful force for vaping advocacy. Vape shop owners, passionate activists, and vapers have embraced the role of ambassadors, becoming multipliers of our common message: “Vaping saves lives.”
The Power of Unity:
One of the most profound lessons I’ve learned is the importance of unity within the vapers’ community. All too often, vapers’ voices are neglected when crucial laws are being created. However, through our collective efforts, we’ve proven that standing together is the key to success. We’ve created a network that transcends borders, with individuals from every corner of the world lending their support to one another.
Amplifying Our Voices:
The WVA has become a platform for vapers to amplify their voices. We’ve seen how our combined efforts can influence policy decisions, raise awareness about the benefits of vaping, and protect the rights of vapers. We understand that our cause is worth fighting for, and we’re committed to ensuring our voices are heard, especially during those pivotal moments when our rights are at stake.
During my time as Programs Manager, I’ve witnessed the WVA’s incredible growth. We’ve expanded our presence to countries where we had no footprint before. This expansion has been a testament to the dedication and passion of our members. Vapers, vape shop owners, and passionate advocates across the globe recognize the importance of joining our mission to save lives through harm reduction.
One of the most fulfilling aspects of my role as Program Manager is being the bridge that brings our dedicated ambassadors together. I enjoy being the point of contact, the person who fosters these connections, and the one who unites our diverse group of ambassadors from around the world.
Lending Unwavering Support:
In my position, I’m always here to lend any kind of support that our ambassadors may need. Whether it’s providing guidance on advocacy strategies, sharing the latest research, or offering a listening ear when challenges arise, we are committed to ensuring that our ambassadors have the resources and assistance required to be effective advocates.
Being a part of the World Vapers’ Alliance has been an eye-opening and rewarding experience. I’ve seen firsthand how our community has evolved, how the Ambassador Program has thrived, and how vapers from all over the world have come together to support each other. Our united front is making a significant impact, and we’re continuing to expand our reach. I invite you to join us on this journey to ensure that vapers’ voices are heard, no matter where they are in the world. Together, we can stand strong and make a difference in the fight for vaping rights worldwide, together, we can save 200 million lives!
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Lika Janelidze, Programs Manager