European Alcohol Policy Conference Programme
Thursday 17 June 2004 - Workshop 6
European Union, alcohol and young people

Objective: To give an overview of youthful drinking habits in Europe on the basis of the ESPAD study; to discuss how the EU is dealing with youthful drinking; and how the alcohol industry is targeting youngsters as potential consumers.

Subject (Links to /papers/presentations)

Speaker/Organisation

Youthful drinking in Europe

Salme Ahlström
STAKES, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health
Helsinki, Finland

Alcohol policy and young people in EU
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Thomas Karlsson and Esa Österberg
STAKES, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health
Helsinki, Finland

Youth as a target group in marketing alcoholic beverages
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Dag Rekve
Ministry of Social Affairs, Norway