At 3rd East African Alcohol Policy Conference IOGT International outlines the perils of Western lifestyle and the hope coming from Africa
As a result, NCDs deliver a two-punch blow to economies. They cause billions of dollars in losses of national income, and they push millions of people below the poverty line.
"The alcohol industry sees in Africa an emerging market. They see profit. And they don't need to care for the people, the communities whose freedom, potential, and socioeconomic progress gets wiped out by alcohol harm."