Outgoing Commissioner Andriukaitis suggests disbanding EU alcohol forum

By |oktober 9th, 2019|Alcohol, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

The EU Alcohol and Health Forum (EAHF), which aims to tackle alcohol-related harm, should come to an end because its stakeholders have not been able to find common ground, the outgoing EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis has said.

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Irish Senate passes alcohol law, introducing minimum price and labelling

By |oktober 12th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol consumption, Ireland, News, underage drinking|

For the first time, Ireland has adopted legislation on the risks associated with alcohol, in a country where alcoholism has had devastating consequences. EURACTIV France’s media partner Ouest-France reports.

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EU official: Commission seeks ‘quick fix’ solution on alcohol labelling proposals

By |september 26th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

The European Commission is pushing for a “quick fix” solution to the alcohol labelling deadlock before the end of its mandate, a Commission official close to the issue told EURACTIV.com.

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MEPs ask Commission to reject industry’s alcohol labelling proposal

By |avgust 6th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

A group of MEPs has called on the European Commission to turn down an industry proposal on alcohol labelling, claiming that alcoholic beverages should no longer enjoy a preferential regime compared to other foodstuffs.

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EU health chief not satisfied with industry’s alcohol labelling proposal

By |junij 5th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis is not pleased with the “inconsistent” proposal recently submitted by the alcohol industry on labelling and insisted that European consumers should be presented the full information of the products they purchase.

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Alcohol labelling proposal fails to end debate on calories

By |marec 13th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, Big Alcohol, EU Alcohol Strategy, News|

The alcohol industry presented on 12 March their self-regulatory proposal on labelling, focusing on “flexibility” for wine, beer, spirits and cider. Alcohol makers will be free to decide whether to place information on the label, online or both.

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Commission still vague about online alcohol labelling

By |marec 9th, 2018|Alcohol, alcohol labelling, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

Consumer needs and expectations should be the main drivers in defining alcohol labelling, a European Commission spokesperson told EURACTIV.com when asked about the effectiveness of online labelling,  an option the alcohol industry wants to introduce.

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Smart prevention works ! Empowering European students to adopt a responsible lifestyle.

By |januar 26th, 2018|Alcohol, Erasmus, Health, News|

Student life broadens horizons and brings new opportunities. This freedom impacts student lifestyle in many positive ways but it also entails new challenges for their health and wellbeing.

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Combat digestive diseases with tighter controls on the alcohol and food industry

By |december 12th, 2017|Alcohol, Alcohol policy, digestive disease, food & drink industries, healthy diets, News, preventive medicine, trans-fats|

You are what you eat, the saying goes, but what about what we drink? Dietary regulations across Europe need to be stricter if digestive disease rates are to fall, writes Thierry Ponchon.

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ESN President: Access to water is an integral part of ‘Responsible Party’

By |december 6th, 2017|Alcohol, Alcohol policy, EU Alcohol Strategy, News, responsible erasmus|

Access to water is essential while consuming alcohol and it’s one of the main tools of “Responsible” Party” campaign, João Pinto, the president of the Erasmus Student Network, told EURACTIV.com in an interview.

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