Our partners in the promotion of evidence-based, high-impact and cost-effective alcohol policy measures are:
Global Alcohol Policy Alliance (GAPA)
IOGT International helped start GAPA and regularly supports GAPA’s biannual global alcohol policy conferences. Several IOGT members are part of the GAPA board.
IOGT International is a network member of the NCD Alliance. We cooperate closely on all issue related to advocacy for an evidence-based and high-impact response to the global epidemic of NCDs, as well as concerning the Post-2015 negotiation processes, including financing for development.
International Blue Cross (IBC)
IOGT International and IBC are close allies in the efforts to protect children from alcohol harm, to remove alcohol as obstacle to development and to help people, families and communities overcome addiction problems.
Indian Alcohol Policy Alliance (IAPA)
IOGT International helped start IAPA in 2005 and has been a close partner, advisor and supporter ever since.
The Asia Pacific Alcohol Policy Alliance (APAPA)
IOGT International helped start APAPA and has been a close partner ever since.
United States Alcohol Policy Alliance (USAPA)
USAPA and IOGT International are close allies in the mission to advocate for implementation of evidence-based and high-impact alcohol policy measures in the United States, to raise awareness of the alcohol harm and to curb the influence of the alcohol industry.
East African Alcohol Policy Alliance (EAAPA)
IOGT International helped start EAAPA and has been supportive in capacity-building and joined advocacy initiatives ever since, including for EAAPA’s national alcohol policy alliances in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda.
Southern African Alcohol Policy Alliance (SAAPA)
IOGT International and SAAPA are close partners in alcohol policy advocacy and the global effort to curb the alcohol industry.
West African Alcohol Policy Alliance (WAAPA)
IOGT International helped start WAAPA. Most of the WAAPA founders are IOGT International members. The global IOGT movement provides capacity-building and joined advocacy initiatives.
The European Centre for Monitoring Alcohol Marketing (EUCAM) is a close partner of ours in the effort to monitor the tactics and practices of the alcohol industry concerning marketing and in exposing these strategies to raise awareness and empower decision-makers and opinion leaders. One of our Member Organisations, IOGT-NTO Sweden is founding and supporting member of EUCAM.
European Alcohol Policy Alliance (Eurocare)
IOGT International was decisive in helping to start Eurocare. Several IOGT International member organizations are part of Eurocare and contribute regularly.
IOGT International Member Organizations are part of Nordan and support the mission of the network.
Alcohol Policy Network (APN), Europe
IOGT International members are part of the APN and support the mission of APN.
Alcohol Justice, USA
IOGT International and Alcohol Justice are allies in the efforts to hold Big Alcohol accountable for Human Rights abuses and to advocate for evidence-based alcohol policy measures in the United States and worldwide. The CEO/ President Bruce Livingston is a guest blogger in our Global Voices Blog Portal.
Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE), Australia
IOGT International and FARE are allies in promoting evidence about alcohol-related harm, raising awareness of high-impact measures to prevent and reduce that harm and in exposing the alcohol industry’s unethical practices.
Institute of Alcohol Studies, London, UK
IOGT International and the IAS are allies working together in GAPA and Eurocare and for promoting evidence about alcohol-related harm, raising awareness of high-impact measures to prevent and reduce that harm and in exposing the alcohol industry’s unethical practices.
New York Alcohol Policy Alliance
IOGT International and NYAPA are close partners in starting a conversation on alcohol and cancer in New York and the United States. We also support NYAPA campaigns to ban alcohol ads on New York public transit (BAAFT).
European Cancer Leagues (ECL)
IOGT International and ECL are close partners in starting a conversation on alcohol and cancer and to raise awareness of the European Code Against Cancer, especially among young Europeans. We also support the European Week against Cancer.
IOGT International and NCD Free are partners in finding innovative ways to empower people around the world to live a healthy lifestyle in order to prevent and reduce NCDs.
World Medical Association (WMA)
IOGT International and WMA are close partners in political processes related to WHO negations relating to NCDs, WHO reform and other alcohol-related public health issues.
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)
IOGT International and UICC are close partners in starting a conversation on alcohol and cancer and to raise awareness of the global disease burden caused by cancer. We also support the World Cancer Day.
International Federation of Medical Students Association (IFMSA)
IOGT International and IFMSA are close partners and have a Memorandum of Understanding for collaboration in empowering young health professionals to expose myths about alcohol, to question the alcohol norm and expose the harmful practices of the alcohol industry. We also collaborate on issues of global health such as NCDs negations, and Post-2015 negotiations.
Health and Trade Network (HaT)
IOGT International is founding member of the HaT.
European Public Health Alliance (EPHA)
IOGT International and EPHA are close allies and partners on two topics: European alcohol policy advocacy and issues of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
IOGT International is a member of the TPP Allies network to monitor and influence the negotiations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP).