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An Exchange of Letters Between Eurocare and the FIA

Jean Todt, President of the FIA, has responded to Eurocare’s open letter to address the problem of alcohol sponsorship in Formula One.


“Alkohol og Samfund” Wins a National Public Health Prize

Dansk Selskab for Folkesundhed (The Danish Society for Public Health) has awarded its Public Health Prize for 2014 to Eurocare member Alkohol og Samfund (Alcohol and Society).


EP Roundtable – The EU Alcohol Strategy: Act Now!

A breakfast meeting featuring Commissioner Andriukaitis was held in the European Parliament (Strasbourg) on the 25th November 2014.


Alcohol Awareness Week 2014

The Awareness Week on Alcohol Related Harm (AWARH) 2014 took place 24-28 November, with events taking place throughout the week.


Eurocare is launching a new Call for a Comprehensive Alcohol Policy Strategy in the European Union

In connection with the 6th European Alcohol Policy Conference (6EAPC) Eurocare is launching a new Call for a Comprehensive Alcohol Policy Strategy in the European Union.


Alcohol, Health Inequalities and the Harm Paradox

A new report from the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) calls for action to address health inequalities as a key issue for alcohol policy.


Alcohol Advertising in Formula One: An Irresponsible Message

Today European Alcohol Policy Alliance has issued an open letter to address the growing problem of alcohol advertising in Formula One. Letter was addressed to Jean Todt, the President of Federation Internationale de l’Automobile.


A Clearer Message is Needed Over Drinking When Pregnant

Campaigners and doctors are calling for stronger warnings about drinking during pregnancy, on the back of a legal test case on foetal alcohol syndrome


Fresh Call for Calorie Labelling on Alcohol

New research from the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) shows that the vast majority are unaware of the calories in their alcoholic drinks.


Scotland Reduces Its Drink Drive Limit

Scotland is to cut its drink-driving limit in time for Christmas, with motorists advised not to get behind the wheel if they have drunk any alcohol whatsoever.