Tagged: Absenteeism

NEWS: New Zealand: Staggering Economic Costs of Alcohol Harm

In Zealand, the economy is losing ca. $1.65bn per year due to alcohol’s adverse impact on employees’ productivity.
A new study conducted by University of Otago researchers found that alcohol use created the cost of $1098 for every Kiwi employee over a year. This amounts to almost five days of sick leave per worker. Men under 25 and those with stressful jobs showed the biggest alcohol problems…

BLOG: Planning Strategy And Preparing Advocacy Action

Day #6 of the capacity-building trip through East Africa was devoted to a workshop with BAPA, RADAPA, and KAPA – abbreviations that stand for incredibly dedicated and heart-driven people who are committing to tremendous efforts for promoting a freer, richer life in Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya…