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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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Article | New Zealand tobacco control experts’ views towards policies to reduce tobacco availability

Dramatically changing the way tobacco is sold will be a crucial step in achieving the Government’s 2025 smokefree goal, according to this ASPIRE2025 research.

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Report | ASPIRE2025 Annual Report for 2016

We invite you to take a look at our ASPIRE2025 Annual Report for 2016, including our team, our research and our highlights.

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Op-ed | Smoking in the car? Time to stub it out!

If the New Zealand Government is serious about its smoke-free goals and protecting children from harm, it is time to ban smoking in cars, write Profs Janet Hoek and Richard Edwards and Emeritus Prof Robert Beaglehole in this op-ed, published today in the Otago Daily Times.

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Blog | Will liberalising nicotine availability increase quitting?

In this blog, we discuss the proposed regulatory changes for e-cigarettes and explain some of the complex practices smokers must adopt when commencing vaping.

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