Tagged: Alcohol Free Environment

BLOG: Is Bihar Faring Better Or Worse After Alcohol Ban?

One year alcohol ban in Bihar, India: “We fed the dragon for decades and when it comes to confronting with it now and the harm it has caused, why are we in such a hurry to conclude negative results?” Unpacking the arguments against the Bihar alcohol ban, and taking stock of the success story…

NEWS: Nepal: Government Adopted New Alcohol Law

The government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, has adopted a new policy to coherently and evidence-based regulate sales of alcohol products in the country of 26 million inhabitants…

India: National Youth Meet

Yuva Bharat meets for national workshop and Drink Revolution kick-off
Yuva Bharat, the national youth movement for alcohol-free lifestyle in India, gathered youth from all over India for a national youth meet and to kick off the Indian activities of Drink Revolution…

Serbia: CZOR Offers Support To Refugees

The event “True Stories from the Middle East”, a collection of 6 testimonies of the migrants/refugees stationed in a refugee camp in Serbia, was held on January 25th in Šid, Serbia, organized by Center for Youth Work (CZOR)…

NEWS: Norway: Fewer Kids Called About Alcohol Problems

Fewer children called about alcohol problems during Christmas in Norway

In 2016, the hotline for children and young people received a total of 6,000 inquiries. Fewer inquiries than before were about parents who used alcohol during Christmas. The hotline (116111) is a government program financed by The Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion Department…