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01/07/2015

The deregulatory desires of the alcohol industry

A hidden health threat in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

23/06/2015

We’re backing Balance’s Alcohol and Cancer campaign

On Monday June 22nd, Balance, the North East Alcohol Office, launched a four-week campaign highlighting the links between alcohol and cancer.

17/06/2015

Vote for Too Young To Drink campaign

In September last year (2014) Eurocare joined the Too Young to Drink campaign (@TYTD2014). We are proud to announce that this campaign has been nominated in Cannes Good Ads Expo.

16/06/2015

It is Alcohol Awareness Week in Germany

The Alcohol Awareness Week in Germany started: From 13th to 21st June 2015 over 1.200 events take place in Germany.

15/06/2015

Call to preserve the loi Evin

President Hollande told the wine world meeting in Bordeaux that the law Evin must first be preserved.

10/06/2015

Eurocare General Assembly calls for the defence of Loi Evin

Today (10th June) Eurocare General Assembly expressed its deep concern over developments in France, with regards to loi Evin.

05/06/2015

EuroHealthNet adds to the calls for better alcohol policy at the EU level.

EuroHealthNet, convened at the Annual Meeting of its General Council, has been alarmed to learn of the withdrawal by 20 expert bodies from the EU Alcohol Forum in protest about the continuing lack of an EU strategy to tackle alcohol harm.

03/06/2015

NGOs resign from Alcohol and Health Forum as Commission ignores Member State and European Parliament Calls for Alcohol Strategy

Dear Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Dr. Andriukaitis,

We write to you as a group of public health organisations to express our deep concerns that there are no plans to develop a comprehensive EU Alcohol Strategy and to tender our collective resignations from the EU Alcohol and Health Forum for the following reasons:

22/05/2015

Alcohol Advertising And Sponsorship In Formula One: A Dangerous Cocktail

New report presents data on the extent of alcohol advertising during the 2014 Formula One (F1) Monaco Grand Prix: Formula One alcohol sponsorship exposes audience to alcohol brands every five seconds.

21/05/2015

No new EU Alcohol Strategy

- It is surprising and disappointing that the European Commission is not responding to the calls from the European Parliament and the Member States, comments Mariann Skar, Secretary General of Eurocare