This blog puts the results of the new study, 'Estimating the effect of a potential policy to restrict tobacco retail availability in New Zealand,' into the context of tobacco control options for NZ.
Posts from the ‘Findings and Views’ Category
Blog | How should governments deal with multinational consulting firms that work for the tobacco industry?
In this blog published in Tobacco Control, ASPIRE2025 researchers outline their concerns about the NZ Government employing EY (formerly Ernst & Young) to review tobacco tax policy.
Report | Healthy playgrounds in New Zealand local government areas? An updated 2017-2018 survey of smokefree signage and drinking fountains
This report provides an updated picture of both the smokefree signage and drinking fountains in children’s playgrounds in NZ. It expands on previous work from 2016/17
This letter calls for bold new actions from the New Zealand Government to achieve the Smokefree 2025 goal.
Article | An Exploration of Smoking-to-Vaping Transition Attempts Using a “Smart” Electronic Nicotine Delivery System
This study used novel smart technology to explore smoking-to-vaping transitions and suggests vaping is a complicated process and that some vapers may need additional cessation support to become smoke-free.