August
31
Wed

Live discussion on the MoH E-Cigarettes Consultation document

On Tuesday 30th August 2016 Hāpai and the Cancer Society hosted a live panel discussion on the MoH E-Cigarettes Consultation document.

August
30
Tue

E-cigarettes Submission Expert Panel

On 30th August 2016 Hāpai and the Cancer Society hosted a live discussion on the Ministry of Health E-Cigarettes Consultation Document.

August
25
Thu

Winner of a week for smokefree 2025

This week the proposed Tobacco Plain Packaging legislation passed the Committee stage by 108 votes to 13, followed the next day by the announcement that there will be an extension of the Smokefree boundary at Parliament.

August
23
Tue

Plain packaging Amendment Bill through to committee stage Wednesday

This week the Smoke-free Environments (Tobacco Standardised Packaging) Amendment Bill, which would introduce a plain packaging regime for tobacco products, is through to Committee of the Whole House. One step closer to ‪#‎Smokefree2025‬.

August
18
Thu

Dreams of a Guilt Free Retirement Go Up In Smoke

Hāpai Te Hauora are stunned by the latest news that community members have been unwittingly investing their KiwiSaver into companies that deal in death and destruction.

August
17
Wed

Dunne launches Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder action plan

Associate Health Minister Hon Peter Dunne has launched an action plan today aimed at better supporting those affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), and reducing the numbers of babies born with this preventable condition.

August
11
Thu

Home grown tobacco black market flourishing in NZ

Seven Sharp's Gill Higgins investigates New Zealand's home grown tobacco black market.

August
9
Tue

Bylaw business unusual for anti-smoking push

The Hāpai National Tobacco Control Advocacy service welcomes the new proposal by Auckland Council to ban smoking in public places.

August
9
Tue

Welcome Luncheon and Inaugural Workshop for the New Tobacco Control Services

Welcome Luncheon Event and Inaugural Workshop for all the New Tobacco Control Services

August
3
Wed

Auckland Council neglects Maori smokers with shoddy smokefree policy, review says

Maori smokers have been let down by Auckland Council's 'Smokefree by 2025' policy, a damning review has found.