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Health Coalition Aotearoa Supports DHB Heads - Alcohol Policy Has Failed

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 3:18 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

The DHBs who constitute the front line for much of the harm from alcohol have publicly called for the government to urgently review the "failed" Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. It is the first time the chairs and chief executives of all ... More >>

Fast-food Flood Shows Covid-Washing In Action - Note Contact # Correction

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 2:13 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

The ethics of ‘Covid-washing’ advertising tactics which began in 2020 are being called into question by new research and Health Coalition Aotearoa Board Chair Professor Boyd Swinburn. A study by the University of Auckland's School of Population Health, ... More >>

Fast-food Flood Shows Covid-Washing In Action

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 1:35 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

The ethics of ‘Covid-washing’ advertising tactics which began in 2020 are being called into question by new research and Health Coalition Aotearoa Board Chair Professor Boyd Swinburn. A study by the University of Auckland's School of Population Health, ... More >>

Big Spend On Vaccines, But Preventable Illness Short-changed

Thursday, 20 May 2021, 5:09 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

A massive gap in public health service purchasing, at just 2.1 percent of the health budget, shows other core public health investment has been dwarfed by the needed $1.4 billion Covid-19 vaccination rollout. The chair of the Public Health Infrastructure ... More >>

Media Release: Voluntary Code Will Not Protect Us From Harmful Alcohol Marketing.

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 1:15 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

Oversight of the marketing of alcohol, an addictive drug linked to 800 deaths per year in New Zealand, has been left in the hands of alcohol advertisers and producers by successive Governments. This approach is destined to fail our wellbeing, as seen ... More >>

Too Much Risk Attached To Online Sales Of Spirits And RTDs

Monday, 13 April 2020, 3:12 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

Health Coalition Aotearoa believes the government made a mistake allowing online sales of spirits during the lockdown and recommends the decision be reversed. The Health Coalition believes it is unfair to allow increased alcohol availability at ... More >>

A Chance To Clear The Air With New Vaping Rules

Thursday, 19 March 2020, 5:30 pm | Health Coalition Aotearoa

  The Health Coalition Aotearoa welcomes the Government's leadership in outlining vaping regulations and recognising widespread concerns about vape marketing. These regulations recognise vapes could help smokers move to a less harmful source ... More >>

New health group set up

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 9:12 am | Health Coalition Aotearoa

New health group set up to tackle much-needed health prevention measures - launches today at parliament More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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