Welcome to the weekly Alcohol Issues Newsletter with carefully curated alcohol policy news, a latest science digest, new Big Alcohol revelations, and a Special Feature to keep you in the know about the most important alcohol issues of week 5.


Week 5, February 01 – February 05, 2021

This week’s Special Feature is dedicated to the link between alcohol industry products and practices and cancer. The European Union’s Beating Cancer Plan, key facts from World Cancer Day and critical analysis of how to tackle alcohol-related cancer…

Alcohol issues from our Policy Newsfeed cover the positive effect of evidence-based alcohol policy making on healthcare in Australia; the negative effect of alcohol industry-friendly alcohol policy making on road safety in Canada; and the rise in alcohol harm during the coronavirus crisis in the UK…

Alcohol issues from our Science Digest are the rising alcohol harm in older people…

Alcohol issues from our Big Alcohol Watch expose how Big Alcohol fights the alcohol sales ban during COVID-19 in South Africa; and how Uber is pushing into Big Alcohol in pursuit of profits…

Our Special Event Alert invites you to join our side event at the UN Commission for Social Development…

Special Feature – Week 05: 

Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan Makes Alcohol Policy Key Element of Cancer Prevention

The one-stop-shop for all facts, information, explanation about alcohol and cancer issues

Alcohol Policy News

Worldwide alcohol policy news newsletter

Latest Science Digest

Latest Science Digest Newsletter

Big Alcohol Watch

Big Alcohol Watch newsletter

Special Event Alert

The Alcohol Issues Podcast

Episode 10: “New Report: Lethal Interaction Between Alcohol and COVID-19”

For the release of a brand new and groundbreaking report host Maik Dünnbier talks with Frida Dangardt and Tim Stockwell. They are part of a group of esteemed researchers who compiled for the first time a comprehensive picture of the individual, societal and policy dimensions of the interaction between alcohol and the coronavirus crisis.

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