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17/07/2014

Register for What's not on the bottle? State of play of alcohol labelling in the EU

This event will look at the rational of alcohol labelling, the link between alcohol and healthy diet and recent developments in area of alcohol labelling.

10/07/2014

Will TTIP stop European countries from adopting alcohol policies in the future?

Eurocare submitted its response to the European Commission consultation on the controversial ISDS mechanism in TTIP.

07/07/2014

Lithuania tightening their drink driving regulations

On 26th June 2014 Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania adopted new amendments on Republic of Lithuania Law on Road Traffic Safety that has tightened drunk driving regulations.

01/07/2014

EU wasting tax payers money in wine subsidies?

For years Eurocare has questioned the use of CAP money for the promotion of wine and especially funding of the Wine in Moderation and similar programmes.

01/07/2014

Finland's planned Alcohol Act postponed indefinitely

Kristiina Hannula from EHYT ry, the Finnish Eurocare member, sees the latest development as steps in the wrong direction. “We are very disappointed on the recent decision to not finalize the started process of the alcohol act".

25/06/2014

EU Strategy Framework on Health and Safety at Work

The strategy does not recognise key risk factors such as alcohol

23/06/2014

Alcohol price levels highest in the north of Europe

Last week (19th June) Eurostat has realised the consumer price level for 2013.

19/06/2014

What’s not on the bottle? Alcohol labels lacking behind

This month Eurocare had the pleasure to present its work and findings on the labelling of alcoholic beverages at the Kettil Bruun Society 40th Annual Meeting in Torino, Italy.

19/06/2014

Regulation of alcohol marketing in Latvia

Eurocare supports Latvia's draft legislation on alcohol marketing

12/06/2014

Alcohol industry versus health ministry 2:0

FIFA World Cup 2014 should not be sponsored by alcohol industry.