Eurocare has a Secretariat in Brussels, which acts as the central contact point for member organisations as well as other bodies concerned with alcohol related issues, including national and international press.
Tel: +32 (0) 2 736 05 72
GSM: +32 (0) 474 8300 41
Mariann Skar has been the General Secretary for Eurocare (European Alcohol Policy Alliance) since October 2007.
Mariann is qualified as cand.polit (sociology and social policy) from the University of Tromsø, Norway.
Her working experience, which dates back to 1979, is varied, spanning from being an independent public health consultant in Brussels and Thessaloniki, seconded national expert in the European Commission, Directorate-General Health & Consumer Protection, Unit for Strategy and Analyse (Brussels) and Unit for Health Determinants (Luxembourg).
Mariann was working at Tromsø University College for 13 years and during this time she had management responsibilities (Head of Nursing Education), was lecturing in general nursing and sociology/social policies and involved in various developmental, evaluation and research activities.