A letter to all Local Authority members expressing concern over the unnecessary delay in progressing the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill; seeking their support and outlining the scale of the issues we face as a society from further inaction.
August 1, 2017 - 1.0 MiB
Ireland Thinks poll, commissioned by Alcohol Health Alliance, conducted June 12th to June 16th 2017.
July 17, 2017 - 644.2 KiB
This letter was issued to all Members of the Oireachtas (Summer 2017) as part of a advocacy campaign to ensure the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill re-commences its legislative process to enactment, which has been delayed for over 500 days since it first began.
July 13, 2017 - 706.9 KiB
For over 500 days the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill - a progressive piece of legislation designed to change the culture of drinking in Ireland - has languished in the Oireachtas. This pamphlet seeks to explain why these measures, taken together, will provide a reasonable, pragmatic means to achieving the ambition of this required public health initiative.
June 23, 2017 - 829.1 KiB
European Policy Seminar
Brussels, 7 June 2017
June 15, 2017 - 1.5 MiB
Alcohol Action Ireland is a co-signatory of the open letter to the Members of the European Parliament who seat in the Committee on Culture and Education (CULT), in relation to the ongoing revision of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD).
April 10, 2017 - 293.4 KiB
A new leaflet for men, providing information and advice in relation to their alcohol consumption. This leaflet has been produced by Alcohol Action Ireland in partnership with the Health Service Executive.
April 4, 2017 - 279.0 KiB
A new leaflet for women, providing information and advice in relation to their alcohol consumption. This leaflet has been produced by Alcohol Action Ireland in partnership with the Health Service Executive.
April 4, 2017 - 246.7 KiB
Alcohol Action Ireland's submission on a new National Drugs Strategy. A new National Drugs Strategy is being developed by the Department of Health and will set out Government policy on tackling the drug problem from 2017 onwards. The National Drugs Strategy aims to tackle the harm caused to individuals and our society by the misuse of drugs, including alcohol.
October 18, 2016 - 461.6 KiB
On 2nd March 2016, Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP), Alcohol Focus Scotland and Eurocare, held a joint event in the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh to explore and discuss alcohol policy in Scotland and Ireland. Governments in Scotland and Ireland are pushing forward policies that focus on increasing alcohol price and reducing availability and marketing, in the face of sustained opposition by global alcohol producers.
September 15, 2016 - 1.1 MiB