A radical new framework for designing international trade and investment treaties (TIAs) has been published. There are a number of ways it is relevant to tobacco policy.
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Article | Regulatory chills: tobacco industry legal threats and the politics of tobacco standardized packaging in New Zealand
This new study suggests that threats of lawsuits by the tobacco industry helped delay the New Zealand legislation for plain tobacco packs by at least three years.
Article | The contribution of smokefree outdoor areas in achieving New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 goal
This research highlights a need for more commitment by local government to achieving the Smokefree 2025 goal.
Article | Addressing ethnic disparities in adolescent smoking: Is reducing exposure to smoking in the home a key?
New Zealand children and teens growing up in smokefree homes are less likely to take up smoking, even if their parents are smokers, this ASPIRE2025 study has found.
This study, led by University of Otago in collaboration with the Health Promotion Agency, examined recent smoking trends among doctors and nurses in New Zealand using recent census data.