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Posts from the ‘Opinion and Media’ Category

Blog | Standardised packaging: A new era in reducing tobacco marketing in NZ

In this blog, we discuss the importance of developing an on-going monitoring and evaluation plan around tobacco plain packaging, introduced in NZ from March 2018

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Blog | Can we manage dual use of smoking and vaping more effectively?

This blog summarises a recent ASPIRE2025 study which explored dual use of cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS)

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Blog | Smokefree cars legislation: Should the new government make this a priority?

This blog briefly reviews the case for the prioritisation by the new Government of a law for smokefree cars carrying children.

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Blog | “Achieving Smokefree Aotearoa by 2025”: a new Action Plan to achieve our smokefree goal

This blog describes the key features of this Action Plan and the rationale for the proposed measures.

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Blog | New Standardised Packaging Regulations: Some good steps, but many missed opportunities

Thia blog discusses the NZ Government’s recently released Standardised Packaging Regulations, how the regulations could have gone further and suggests measures that other countries might consider including.

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