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Europe wants well-informed consumers
Consumers | Runtime: 8'02"
Europe wants well-informed consumers
    The report 'Europe Wants Well-Informed Consumers' shows that being a consumer abroad is not difficult through the example of two consumers who live in a border area (France-Germany). It shows how the...
02-10-2009  | 1903 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Stopping unfair commercial practices
Consumers | Runtime: 9'17"
Stopping unfair commercial practices
    Each year as Christmas draws nearer, millions of European consumers rush to shopping centres or connect to the Internet to do their shopping. Some may be confronted with unfair commercial practices:...
02-05-2009  | 6859 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Making European Consumers safer : RAPEX
Consumers | Runtime: 9'00"
Making European Consumers safer : RAPEX
    The EU’s Rapid Alert System (RAPEX) is instrumental in ensuring that rising numbers of unsafe products are removed from the market. Within an increasingly consumer-driven society, where the...
02-05-2009  | 4269 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
New Timeshare Proposal
Consumers | Runtime: 13'
New Timeshare Proposal
    The new Timeshare proposal was adopted by European Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Meglena Kuneva, on 7 June 2008. The new proposal replaces the old Directive with a coherent framework. The...
02-05-2009  | 2338 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
The Europa Diary: how to be a consumer and a citizen
    Since 2004, the European Commission has published a school diary for secondary school pupils (aged 15-18) in all EU Member States. In addition to being practical, the diary is also an educational...
02-05-2009  | 1902 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information