Tobacco Free Initiative (TFI)

Publications on smoking cessation

Key publication

  • Developing and improving national toll-free tobacco quit line services
    This manual, based on experiences from quit lines around the world, provides technical advice and case examples for establishing and operating a national quit line service, with a focus on choosing appropriate service delivery options, optimizing population coverage and utilization, and partnerships with health-care systems.




  • Effective access to tobacco dependence treatment – success stories
    It is necessary to help those who wish to quit by making it easier for them to obtain the wide range of interventions for cessation including behavioural therapy and pharmacological interventions. Such experiences in New Zealand and England have been published in the series ‘Tools for Advancing Tobacco Control in the XXIst Century. Success stories and lessons learned’.