Addressing the Harmful Use of Alcohol
A Guide to Developing Effective Alcohol Regulation
WPRO Nonserial Publication
WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific
ISBN-13    9789290615033 ISBN-10    9290615036
Order Number    15200137 Format    Paper Back
Price    CHF    15.00 / US$    18.00 Developing countries:    CHF    10.50
English     2011        118   pages
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The legislation guide provides advice on approaches to alcohol regulation to support development of effective legislation appropriate to each country. It provides practical advice based on international experience about the implications of legislative options, steps to be taken to implement legislation and best practice on how to enforce legislation and support compliance. The policy options covered are taxation and pricing, regulating the sale of alcohol to the public, minimum age restrictions, alcohol marketing and drink driving.