There has been plenty of media attention and online exposure for World Without Wine recently. Two radio interviews, two newspaper articles and three online articles. Check out the three on line sites by clicking on the links below:-
World Without Wine, a new social network aimed at aiding sobriety in South Africa, has appointed Voice Factory Communication as their official PR agency. Janet Gourand, Founder of World Without Wine, has made it her mission to create a movement that enables men and women to successfully moderate their drinking and become sober by developing tools to support their journey to sobriety. Workshops, recovery coaching and support groups all work together to provide the encouragement needed…read more here.
All For Women:
Despite the high levels of alcohol consumption and abuse in South Africa, there are very few programmes that encourage, coach and support people to take control of their drinking behaviour and learn new, more helpful ways of coping and managing… read more here
South Africa is a nation of heavy drinkers and it’s an ingrained behaviour that is killing us. As consumers of more than 5 billion litres of alcohol a year, a World Health Organisation study ranks South Africa as number four on a list of countries with the riskiest drinking patterns.
This classifies us as heavy drinkers who as heavy drinkers who binge drink on a minimum five glasses of beer or wine in a single sitting for men, and more than three drinks for women. However, more people are becoming conscious of their drinking habits and are taking steps to either become sober or moderate their intake; and the sobriety trend is catching on… read more here.