Current legislation covers hospitals, schools and public transport. A draft tobacco bill is in passage in parliament.
Smokefree resources available in 2009
A large NGO group – NIUANGO (Niue United Association of NGOs).
SEATCA www.seatca.org Includes Asia Pacific Report Card: WHO FCTC Articles 6,8, 11 & 13 (October 2008).
Public education materials/implementation or enforcement materials
Posters, leaflets etc from WHO or New Zealand.
Needs related to implementing smokefree policies
None at present.
Factors helping or hindering the implementation of Article 8
The government recognises the importance of Article 8 and there has been no resistance to date from other sectors.
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