Focus - The WHO's global alcohol strategy

Focus - The WHO

At the recent World Health Assembly, the World Health Organization (WHO) formally adopted a global strategy to tackle alcohol-related harm. Ben Cooper looks at stakeholder reaction to the strategy and assesses its likely impact on the development of alcohol policy across WHO member countries.

Focus - Global strategy takes WHO engagement on alcohol to new level

15 June 2010

At the recent World Health Assembly, the World Health Organization (WHO) formally adopted a global strategy to tackle alcohol-related harm. Ben Cooper looks at stakeholder reaction to the strategy and assesses its likely impact on the development of alcohol policy across WHO member countries.

GLOBAL: WHO adopts global alcohol strategy

21 May 2010

The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially adopted its 'Global Strategy to Reduce the Harmful Use of Alcohol' at the World Health Assembly taking place in Geneva this week.

GLOBAL: GAP Group backs WHO resolution

23 May 2008

Global Alcohol Producers Group (GAP Group), which represents 16 leading global drinks firms in dialogue with the World Health Organization (WHO), has backed a resolution entitled “strategies to reduce the harmful use of alcohol”, agreed by the 193 WHO member countries at the annual session of the World Health Assembly this week.

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