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Posts from the ‘Findings and Views’ Category

Article | A survey of the smokefree status of pedestrian-only spaces in 10 New Zealand local government areas

This study describes the smokefree status and signage of outdoor pedestrian-only plazas/malls/boulevards in 10 New Zealand local government (council) areas.

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Report | Smoking in NZ Pacific adolescents: Samoan, Cook Island Māori, Tongan and Niuean

Download the new ASPIRE/ASH report on smoking among adolescents in NZ’s biggest Pacific ethnicities: Samoan, Cook Island Māori, Tongan and Niuean.

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Op-ed | World-leading action plan on smoking will reduce harm

The proposed interventions in the Smokefree 2025 action plan go beyond traditional ‘‘business as usual’’ approaches, and implementing them will save lives.

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Article | Has increasing internet use contributed to the decline in adolescent smoking?

This study investigates whether rising internet use contributed to the decline in adolescent smoking between 2012 and 2018 in New Zealand, and explores the association between smoking and different types of internet use.

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Op-ed | When will hospo become part of the smokefree solution?

It is time that central Government stepped up and added smokefree outdoor areas, particularly hospitality settings, to its world-leading proposals for achieving the Smokefree 2025 goal.

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