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Global brewers target Africa to boost profits

Mar 27, 2015

FACTS - The Alcohol industry and its effect on Africa

Why the Alcohol Industry Investment in Africa should be on our agenda

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Mar 11, 2015

New NCD report: Number of premature and avoidable NCD deaths on the rise

World Health Organization (WHO) has released a new Global Status Report on Nonommunicable Diseases (NCDs). The report states that most premature NCD deaths are preventable. Of the 38 million lives lost to NCDs in 2012, 16 million or 42% were premature and avoidable – up from 14.6 million in 2000.

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Mar 11, 2015

The Ban on Alcohol Advertising in South Africa

Leane Ramsoomar, associate lecturer, PhD candidate at the School of Public Health at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa. Research interests: youth risk behavior, with particular focus on youth alcohol use, HIV, prevention, health promotion and behavior change.

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Mar 11, 2015

World’s Largest Brewer Sees Opportunities In Africa’s ‘Affordable’ Beer Market

VENTURES AFRICA – SABMiller, the world’s second biggest brewer, on Monday said it expected biggest growth opportunities to come out of Africa, thanks to more affordable beer and middle class aspirations on the continent.

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