North South Alcohol Policy Advisory Group Newsletter September 2022
Alcohol

This newsletter provides updates on recent alcohol research and policy relevant to Ireland and Northern Ireland. 

In the September edition you will find details of a recent report from the Health Research Board on alcohol and other drug use among children and young people in Ireland, as well as a report from the Department of Justice in Ireland on understanding and addressing anti-social behaviour. 

This edition also highlights a recent podcast discussion about alcohol licensing laws featuring Dr Helen McAvoy (Institute for Public Health) and Professor Niamh Fitzgerald (University of Stirling), as well as a recent interview about minimum unit pricing for alcohol with Dr Eric Carlin for the Public Health Matters podcast series, produced by IPH.

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…