alcohol

Basics
2 Drunk Continent: How much do Africans really drink?

Erik Hersman Africa, it turns out, is the new frontier for the booze industry. Developing countries plus the right demographics make for the right market opportunity. The major beverage companies know it and they are making a move. The thing is, reported Jessica Hatcher for TIME this month, that Africa…

Global Health
1 Drunkest countries in the world

The World Health Organization recently did a country-by-country evaluation of alcohol consumption and related health problems. Here is a link to its report Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health 2011. The Huffington Post did its own report on the WHO report, entitled The Drunkest Countries in the World. This…