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The annual work plan 2014 for the health programme was adopted on 26 May 2014, and call for proposals will soon open.
Petition for a simple nutrition labeling, intuitive and understandable by all on the front face of the food packaging is strongly supported by ANPAA.
Eurocare hopes the European elections will bring a more public health oriented European Parliament which will put the health of their citizens first.
On the European Obesity Day (17th May), Eurocare warns people not to let extra calories sneak up on them through calorific alcoholic drinks.
Eurocare has the pleasure to announce the 6th European Alcohol Policy Conference which will take place on 27th and 28th November 2014 in Brussels. Registration is now open.
Worldwide, 3.3 million deaths in 2012 were due to harmful use of alcohol, says a new report launched by WHO today.
9th May is the European Road Safety Day. 5.600 deaths could be prevented annually by eliminating drink driving.
WHO has recently published a policy brief on practical actions to address health inequities in Europe in relation to alcohol-related harm.
The Court of Session, Scotland's supreme civil court, has referred today the Scottish Alcohol Minimum Unit Price (MUP) for a preliminary ruling to the Court of Justice of the European Union. This follows an appeal from the alcohol industry to the last year’s verdict on the matter.
Attempts by the alcohol industry to ban a TV advertisement linking their products with an increased risk of developing cancer have failed.