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Issue 3, 2013 (4 March)



European Parliament fails to address problems with self- regulation of alcohol marketing

21st February 2013. The Committee on Culture and Education (CULT) in the European Parliament has voted on the report examining the implementation of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD).

News from Eurocare


Eurocare's second library of alcohol health warning labels

Eurocare proudly presents the second library of alcohol health warning labels. It is Eurocare’s wish that this proposal will serve as a starting point for much needed discussion around labelling of alcoholic beverages in the European Union (EU).


Public Health professionals express concern about the actions of the global alcohol producers

In response to the recent initiatives of the global alcohol producers, health professionals, scientists and NGO representatives from all around the world have expressed sent a ‘Statement of Concern’ to the WHO Director General.

News from the EU Institutions


New MEP group aims to raise awareness of growing liver disease epidemic

26 February 2013. A new cross-party MEP group has been launched in a bid to ensure that Europe's estimated 29 million chronic liver condition sufferers "are not forgotten".

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