North South Alcohol Policy Advisory Group Newsletter March 2023
Alcohol

This newsletter provides updates on recent alcohol research and policy relevant to Ireland and Northern Ireland. In the March edition you will find a number of data and research publications, including a recent paper on the impact of MUP on alcohol-related deaths and hospitalisations in Scotland. 

Also featured is a report by the Institute of Alcohol Studies on patterns of alcohol-related violence in England and Wales and an evidence review by Public Health Scotland on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on alcohol consumption and harm in Scotland and England.

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…