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Alcohol use and harm during COVID-19

This Report provides a snapshot of the recent available data on alcohol use and harm during the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia, focusing on the period between March – May 2020.

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Role of alcohol in family violence revealed by specialists in COVID-19 assessment

The seriousness of alcohol’s role in family and intimate partner violence is evident in an Australian-first survey of specialists working in domestic violence during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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New data shows Northern Territory becoming safer from alcohol-fuelled violence and injury

FARE today welcomed the latest report from the NT Government that shows alcohol-fuelled harms are decreasing in the Territory.

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Vital funds for protecting women and children from alcohol harm

The Australian Government is making a significant investment in the health of future generations of Australians, according to the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE).

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NAS signals welcome action on alcohol harm

FARE congratulates Federal, State and Territory Ministers for finalising the National Alcohol Strategy 2019–2028 (the NAS).

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Harm on the horizon for NSW

FARE fears the NSW Government will end up regretting the day it rolled back Sydney’s late-night alcohol measures.

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Road trip of reform reversing NT alcohol-fuelled harm

A road trip of reform is establishing a new Territory norm of progressively reducing alcohol-fuelled harm.

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Alcohol industry fingerprints: Analysis of modifications to the National Alcohol Strategy

The National Alcohol Strategy (NAS) provides Australia with a national framework to stop alcohol-related-harm, but analysis of the draft documents found four specific ways in which the strategy had been modified.

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Alcohol violence going down in Queensland

The Queensland Coalition for Action on Alcohol (QCAA) says the comprehensive evaluation of Queensland’s late-night measures has found the reforms are achieving important reductions in alcohol-fuelled harm.

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Stopping alcohol harm receives vital political traction

The Labor Party is to be congratulated for putting alcohol-harm on the national policy agenda ahead of the federal election.