North South Alcohol Policy Advisory Group Newsletter December 2022
Alcohol

This newsletter provides updates on recent alcohol research and policy relevant to Ireland and Northern Ireland. In the December edition you will find a number of data and research publications, including findings from the recently published Health Survey Northern Ireland and Statistics from the Northern Ireland Substance Misuse Database. 

This edition also includes reports on MUP in Scotland and Wales as well as the latest WHO report in their 2022 series of advocacy briefs about blind spots related to reducing alcohol consumption.

Latest resources

17 May, 2024 - The Institute of Public Health (IPH) has welcomed moves to further tighten access to tobacco products in Ireland and Northern Ireland under progressive measures being considered by the Irish…
2 May, 2024 - Northern Ireland Environment Minister Andrew Muir MLA has today announced his intention to prohibit the sale and supply of single use vapes by April 2025, bringing Northern Ireland in parallel with…
1 May, 2024 - The 2024 How We Age Photography Competition seeks to build on the success of IPH's 2022 competition and will this year focus on the theme of 'How We Age: Working, learning, and volunteering in later…