From The Director General
We understand the problems that harmful drinking can cause, and we are contributing to efforts to find effective and sustainable ways to address them, whether through education, drink-driving initiatives or responsible retailing programmes.
The World Health Organisation wants to reduce alcohol...
Reducing harmful use: An inclusive approach
This month the UN General Assembly discussed modalities for a review and assessment of progress achieved in the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), following the UN Political Declaration on NCDs adopted in 2012.
As the UN turns to this assessment over the coming months, I...
What is GAPG?
We are a group which includes many of the world’s leading producers of beer, wine and spirits. The Global Alcohol Producers Group was set up in 2005 to engage the World Health Organisation (WHO), its Member State governments and other stakeholders. Our aim is to promote constructive dialogue with them about the health problems caused by harmful drinking, because we want to address this issue as much as they do. We are committed to working in partnership to help prevent and mitigate alcohol misuse.
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Commitments 2013 Progress Report Executive Summary translations available
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Leading producers of beer, wine and spirits report on commitments to reduce harmful use of alcohol
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