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02/09/2014

Northern Ireland in Favour of Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP)

The latest survey into drinking habits in Northern Ireland shows that the majority of people are in favour of MUP.

02/09/2014

Doctors take battle to implement “Scotland the Brave’s” Alcohol Minimum Unit price policy to Brussels

The Scottish health professions are increasing their efforts to challenge the continued opposition by global alcohol producers to the implementation of Scotland’s Alcohol Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP) policy.

29/08/2014

Minimum Unit Pricing in a Welsh Context

Another report from this summer supports the implementation of minimum unit pricing (MUP) as an effective tool for reducing alcohol-related harm.

28/08/2014

First Baltic Conference on Prevention of FASD

We kindly invite you to the First Baltic Conference “Prevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders”, September 26th, 2014 in Vilnius (Lithuania).

26/08/2014

New Report Demonstrates The Effectiveness of Minimum Unit Pricing

A recent study published in the Royal College of Physicians’ journal Clinical Medicine demonstrates that minimum unit pricing is an "exquisitely targeted" policy for the most dangerous drinkers.

25/08/2014

ECJ Considers Scotland’s Minimum Unit Pricing Legislation

Please pledge your support for Scotland's battle in Europe to implement Alcohol Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP)

01/08/2014

UK House of Lords asks for evidence on EU’s Alcohol Strategy

The House of Lords (the second chamber of UK Parliament) is launching an inquiry into the EU’s Alcohol Strategy.

30/07/2014

Summary published of the 14th plenary meeting of the European Alcohol and Health Forum

European Commission published full report and presentations of the latest European Alcohol and Health Forum (EAHF), which took place on the beginning of April.

22/07/2014

More information on alcohol labels? Yes, but not in the EU

Over the years Eurocare has been advocating for better labelling across the EU, which would allow consumers make informed and healthy choices.

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.