North South Alcohol Policy Advisory Group Newsletter September 2023
Alcohol

This newsletter provides updates on recent alcohol research and policy relevant to Ireland and Northern Ireland. In the September edition there are a number of publications listed, including a study looking at how restrictions on alcohol advertising in Ireland have affected awareness among adults. 

This edition also includes recent Health Research Board (HRB) publications on alcohol treatment services as well as two factsheets on alcohol use among both adults and young people. Also featured is the HSE Health and Wellbeing Annual Report 2022 and the recently published Health Services Healthy Ireland Implementation Plan 2023 – 2027.

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…