Consumer Protection

Consumer protection is the practice of safeguarding buyers of goods and services, and the public, against unfair practices in the marketplace. Consumer protection measures are often established by law. Such laws are intended to prevent businesses from engaging in fraud or specified unfair practices in order to gain an advantage over competitors or to mislead consumers. They may also provide additional protection for the general public which may be impacted by a product (or its production) even when they are not the direct purchaser or consumer of that product. For example, government regulations may require businesses to disclose detailed information …



World Bank Group · 30 November 2023 English

Given that a majority of the world's financially excluded and underserved customers live in rural areas, extending rural CICO agent networks is critical to further financial inclusion. The challenge is …

as CICO agents. 4. Identify and manage consumer protection and other risks posed by rural agents without

Brattle Group · 30 November 2023 English

Key Observations (1/3) What is the expected timeline for H2Hub development? 1 • H2Hubs will take over a decade to fully develop and the exact pace will depend on each …

Broker-Dealers & Financial Services  Oil & Gas  Consumer Protection & Product Liability  Regulatory Economics

Global Climate and Health Alliance · 29 November 2023 English

Adopting a One Health approach would help to bring together evidence and actions across health and health-determining sectors, and across the whole of government and whole of society, reflecting the …

Defesa do Consumidor (Brazilian Institute for Consumer Protection - IDEC), MMBSHS Trust (India), Tunisian Center

CEIP: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace · 29 November 2023 English

The Digital Democracy Network’s contributors offer global perspectives on digital repression trends, the role of tech platforms, digital sovereignty, and the impact of geopolitics and governance on technology.Across the globe, …

authorities from different sectors (including in consumer protection, data privacy, financial services, energy

CLTC: Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity · 28 November 2023 English

This resource includes the Taxonomy of Trustworthiness for Artificial Intelligence, which is discussed in more detail in the full paper available here: uploads/2023/01/Taxonomy_of_AI_Trustworthiness.pdf. The full paper also includes discussion …

of Measure 2.2 the AI system? Manage 4.1 Consumer Protection* How will we protect consumers or users of

World Bank Group · 27 November 2023 English

This Q&A was designed to provide detailed responses to commonly asked questions about what and how to tax when it comes to nutrition- related targets of excise taxes, including sugar-sweetened …

[19]. They also include food security and consumer protection measures, particularly in low- and 2 India:

UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 24 November 2023 English

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) occurs when bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites no longer respond to antimicrobial agents. As a result of drug resistance, antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents become ineffective and …

The event, hosted by the Federal O�ce of Consumer Protection and Food Safety in Berlin, Germany aims to

SWP: Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik · 23 November 2023 German

SWP-Studie 2023/S15, November 2023, 50 Seiten

(2018), S. 143–152. General für Health and Consumer Protection, 9.12.2017 76 Giuseppe Albanese u. a., Looking

Environmental Defenders Office · 23 November 2023 English

At New Guinea to major tropical change to ensure the well-being past, present, and future, weaving I would like to thank my other of warming and the associated the heart …

gates for similar lawsuits Santos Ltd and consumer protection law. transparent and open with shareholders

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