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Seminar | Tobacco taxation: How can it best be used to help achieve a Smokefree Aotearoa?

Register now for our next ASPIRE2025 seminar, presented by Professor Frank Chaloupka.

Frank is a distinguished professor of economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center on the Economics of Tobacco Control.

His seminar will describe his recent most work on tobacco taxation and discuss its relevance to the achievement of the Smokefree 2025 goal.

With the last planned tobacco taxation increase in New Zealand planned for 2016 this is a very topical issue for us in the tobacco control sector and we invite you to RSVP now.

Venue: University of Otago, Wellington | 23 Mein St, Newtown
Date: Friday 9 October | 2.45pm
View flier: Tobacco taxation: How can it best be used to help achieve a Smokefree Aotearoa?
Registration: Free attendance, but please RSVP to Fran Wright at the University of Otago, Wellington by Tuesday 6 October. Email:

Remote access: Please note this seminar is available by web-conference for those outside of Wellington who are unable to attend in person. Just indicate on your return email that you will attend by web-conference and you will be sent log-in details closer to the time.

Don’t forget to register for this seminar now, as numbers are limited.

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