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18/04/2018

Les 10 mesures efficaces pour protéger des risques de l’alcool

Nous ne sommes pas de ceux qui contestent que l’alcool, notamment le vin, fait partie de notre paysage, qu’il participe à notre vie sociale et festive, et qu’il concourt à l’image de la France, à son patrimoine et aux bénéfices de son commerce extérieur.

17/04/2018

Early age drinking in spotlight

As a major international conference is taking shape, we consider how a global perspective can find ways to tackle issues around alcohol

12/04/2018

Consumers call on the European Commission to ensure labelling for alcohol is on the bottle

Last month, the alcohol industry proposed to share some nutrition info online, not on the label. But consumers need it at a glance. BEUC just called on EU health chief to go for on-label. Eurocare fully supports BEUC's position.

09/04/2018

Apply for 5th Alcohol Policy in Practice intensive training course

Applications are now open for the 5th Alcohol Policy in Practice intensive training course from the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies.

06/04/2018

Call for tender concerning the "EU dimension to prevent alcohol related harm’’

Consumer, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA) published a call for tender to follow-up the Standardised European Alcohol Survey (SEAS) and to support Member States.

28/03/2018

French national prevention plan - changes are cosmetic

L’annonce du Plan National de Prévention démontre une fois de plus l’influence malfaisante du lobby alcoolier. Alors que l’alcool tue davantage en France que ne tuent les armes à feu aux Etats-Unis (49 000 morts contre 33 000), les mesures proposées sont cosmétiques, bien en deçà de la gravité du problème.

23/03/2018

European Commission published minutes of the latest Member States meeting

Last Committee on National Alcohol Policy and Action (CNAPA) meeting took place 7/8 November 2017. Record of that meeting has been published by the European Commission.

21/03/2018

Stereotypes about women’s drinking branded unfair and unhelpful

A new report launched today (Wednesday) by Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) addresses some of the challenges faced by women in relation to alcohol and is supported by infographics developed by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) and the University of Stirling.

15/03/2018

Apply for an internship at Eurocare

We are currently seeking to recruit a full-time Policy Assistant (paid internship) till the end of the year (6-12 months).

14/03/2018

Information des consommateurs : les producteurs d’alcool refusent de prendre leurs responsabilités

Ainsi qu’il le leur était demandé, les producteurs d’alcool ont rendu hier à la Commission européenne leur proposition en matière d’étiquetage des boissons alcoolisées. Proposant un système « à la carte », la proposition est très loin de répondre aux attentes légitimes des consommateurs.