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Leading beer, wine, and spirits producers and world’s prominent digital platforms put in place further safeguards to prevent minors seeing alcohol marketing online

November 18, 2019

We the members of the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD), together with Facebook (incl. Instagram), Snapchat, and YouTube are determined to continue to establish new standards of marketing responsibility. Together, we want to make it easy for even the ...

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Substantial decline in drink driving deaths

October 17, 2019

Drink-driving fatalities declined in 34 of 36 countries worldwide for which official national data is available.Fatalities reduced in 24 of 26 countries in Europe between 2006 and 2016.14 European countries saw a drop of at least 50 over this period, ...

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Global binge drinking in decline and Europe is leading the way

September 30, 2019

Binge drinking among Europeans aged between 20 and 24 years fell by almost a quarter (23 ) between 2005 and 2016.Binge drinking has declined by 18 or more in four out of six WHO regions between 2005 and 2016. Across ...

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Underage drinking declining in many countries worldwide, new analysis shows

August 13, 2019

Underage drinking has fallen in over two-thirds of the 63 countries where national data is available, since 2003.Australia, all parts of Great Britain, and Trinidad and Tobago have seen declines of more than 40 .The International Alliance for Responsible Drinking ...

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Five years on: World’s leading beer, wine, and spirits producers have reached hundreds of millions of people across the globe in their mission to combat harmful drinking

September 10, 2018

The 11 companies behind some of the world’s most popular beer, wine, and spirits brands have forged new and innovative partnerships across sectors through their Producers’ Commitments.Achievements include Delivering an average of 347 drink driving prevention programs per year between ...

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Taxation as a Policy Lever

December 6, 2017

IARD Members are committed to reducing harmful drinking and to contributing to the community in which they work, including through contributions to local and national economies through taxation.The International Alliance for Responsible Drinking and its member companies believe that Any ...

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