Boyd Swinburn

Boyd Swinburn, is a Professor of Population Nutrition and Global Health at the University of Auckland.

Jul 2, 2021

NZ must act now to save our kids’ teeth

There is compelling evidence backing the effectiveness of taxing sugary drinks. What are we waiting for?

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Jun 29, 2020

The health system review ignores what really shapes our wellbeing

Something very big is missing from the proposed overhaul of our health system.

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Jun 9, 2017

Alfred Ngaro's threats against NGOs? He was just being honest about how things work

The associate housing minister has apologised again for his threats to non-government service providers. But Boyd Swinburn explains a muzzle is a contractual reality for NGOs receiving government money.

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