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Blog | Phasing out smoking: The Tobacco-Free Generation policy

The NZ Government has published a discussion document outlining an Action Plan for achieving the Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 goal and invited submissions. This blog is one of a series examining key aspects of the plan to help inform the debate and submissions. Here we examine the ‘Tobacco-free generation’ policy (TFG), which provides a mechanism to protect future generations from tobacco harm and, over time, to phase out tobacco sales entirely.

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Citation: Jude Ball, Jon Berrick, Richard Edwards, Janet Hoek, Frederieke Petrovic-van der Deen (2021) Phasing out smoking: The Tobacco-Free Generation policy. Public Health Expert Blog, 14 May 2021 Phasing out smoking: The Tobacco-Free Generation policy – Public Health Expert, University of Otago, New Zealand