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Author: Michael Reilly
Subject: Prison
Table of contents• Introduction p.4• Executive Summary p.7• Chapter 1 Terms of reference and methodology p.13• Chapter 2 An overview of the culture of the Irish Prison Service p.16• Chapter 3 Structure of the Irish Prison Service p.23• Chapter 4 Relationships between...
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Subject: alcohol, Pricing
The drinks industry is very clearly a major driver of economic activity across the economy of Ireland at a macro and rural level. As a result it has been identified by Government as a key growth sector with the potential to grow exports to over â,¬2 billion over the next 15 years and create and...
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The New Strategic Direction for Alcohol and Drugs Phase 2 (NSD-2) is a cross-departmental strategy led by the Department of Health, which aims to reduce the level of alcohol and drug-related harm in Northern Ireland. The overall aim of the review was to evaluate the impact of NSD-2 on its aims of...
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Subject: Substance misuse
Participants of various third level institutions around Ireland took part in a national online anonymous and randomised survey about their substance use between October and December 2014. 2,701 surveys were completed (52% Male and 47% female; 1% identified as other). It was increasingly evident...
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Alcohol Marketing and Young Peopleâ?Ts Drinking Behaviour in Ireland, a study commissioned by Alcohol Action Ireland and carried out by the Health Promotion Research Centre at NUI Galway, found that Irish children are exposed to large volumes of alcohol marketing, which increases their likelihood...
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Author: UNAIDS
Subject: Substance misuse
Within the pages of this World AIDS Day report, Focus on location and population, are more than 50 examples of how countries are getting on the Fast-Track. It shows how governments are working with community groups and international partners to scale up health and social services that put people at...
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Subject: Substance misuse
This report shows that the total value of illicit heroin and opium trafficked from Afghanistan to Western Europe through the Balkans amounts to some $28 billion every year. Sixty-five per cent of this total ($18 billion) is generated in Western and Central Europe. The four largest European markets...
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Subject: Substance misuse
Health in Ireland Key Trends gives us insights into trends in demographics, population health, hospital and primary care and health service employment and expenditure. The presentation of trend data over the last decade in the 2015 report highlights the many significant achievements that Ireland...
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Subject: Substance misuse
This update presents figures from the National Drug-Related Deaths Index (NDRDI) on deaths due to poisoning by alcohol and/or other drugs, and deaths among drug users, in the period 2004â?"2013. Overview â?¢ In the ten-year period 2004â?"2013 a total of 6,002 deaths by drug poisoning...
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Subject: mental health
There were 18,457 admissions to Irish psychiatric units and hospitals in 2013, representing a rate of 402.3 per 100,000 total population. This is an increase of 284 admissions from 2012 (18,173) and also a slight increase in the rate of admissions from 396.1 in 2012 to 402.3 in 2013. There was a...

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