Fri 18 Aug

Another ‘Leaving Cert’ celebration begins without adequate legislation in place to protect young people.

As another season of post Leaving Certificate results parties begins, Alcohol Action has called on government and the Oireachtas to finally act and pass the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill before next year's celebrations comes around. Commenting on this year's activity,...


Mon 17 Jul

New opinion poll shows overwhelming public support for Government action to curb alcohol marketing that appeals to young people

New opinion poll shows overwhelming public support for Government action to curb alcohol marketing that appeals to young people   82% of people who support this action are Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil supporters   A new opinion poll commissioned...


Fri 07 Jul

Response to Irish Media Industry report

The Public Health (Alcohol) Bill contains a range of measures designed to work cohesively to reduce alcohol consumption in Ireland so lessening alcohol related harms. Implemented together, they will provide a reasonable, pragmatic means to achieving the ambition of this...

Report On The Misuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs 2012

The Report On The Misuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs was launched by the Joint Committee on Health and Children in 2012. The majority of the Committee members support the introduction of minimum pricing and recommend measures on alcohol availability and marketing, including marketing on social networking sites.

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Alcohol and Crime Fact Sheet

"Alcohol and Crime: Getting The Facts" is a fact sheet from Alcohol Action Ireland addressing the key questions surrounding the relationship between alcohol and crime.

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National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm

The National Suicide Research Foundation publish a National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm. It’s 2009 Annual Report shows 41% of all deliberate self harm presentations involve alcohol

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