Voxy.co.nz; Monday, 16 August, 2021 – 09:34 Alcohol Action NZ is pleased to advise of a pivotal conference being held on Wednesday 18th August at the Wharewaka Function Centre, Wellington, featuring four outstanding keynote speakers: Professor Jennie Connor, Rāwiri RatÅ«, Sir Graham Lowe and Nicky Hager. The theme of the conference, Public health action on Read More →

Amanda Marie Atkinson & HarrySumnall   Beth Meadows International Journal of Drug Policy; Volume 98, December 2021, 103376 Link to original article Abstract Background The closure of on-licence premises and the restrictions placed on citizen’s movements and leisure to address the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, created an unprecedented situation for the alcohol industry. With the availability Read More →

BMJ 2021; 374 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n1516 (Published 19 July 2021)Cite this as: BMJ 2021;374:n1516 Emma Feeny, advocacy director1,  Katie Dain, chief executive officer2, Cherian Varghese, cross-cutting lead, NCDs and special initiatives3, George A Atiim, researcher4, Dag Rekve, senior technical officer3, Hebe N Gouda, project officer3 5 Women have traditionally consumed less tobacco and alcohol than men because social and cultural norms have stigmatised their use of these Read More →

July 30, 2021 by Clare Burnett; Brews News.com.au A survey of social media accounts by the Cancer Council has revealed a number of alcohol-related accounts without age gates. The claims highlight the importance for all brewers of any size to be considering age gating and restrictions on not only their websites, but their social media Read More →