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Taxation for NCD Prevention in the Pacific

Summary of publication

This discussion paper was commissioned through the Australian government's Health Resource Facility. It was designed to supplement the NCD Roadmap Report by expanding on issues identified in the NCD Roadmap Report with respect to taxation and/or levies on tobacco, alcohol and unhealthy foods and beverages. In particular, it extends the discussion on successes and lessons learned within the Pacific region with respect to taxation in this area, with the aim of highlighting practical implementation lessons that might prove helpful for Solomon Islands.

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Last Updated: 21 January 2015
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