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Decision-Making Processes of ICAO and IMO in Respect of Environmental Regulations

15-09-2016

This study provides an overview of the decision-making processes of the International Civil Aviation Organisation and International Maritime Organisations in respect of environmental regulations.

This study provides an overview of the decision-making processes of the International Civil Aviation Organisation and International Maritime Organisations in respect of environmental regulations.

Consumer policy: principles and instruments

01-09-2016

European consumer policy is a vital element of a well-functioning internal market. It aims to guarantee consumers rights vis-à-vis merchants and to provide additional protection, for example for vulnerable consumers. Empowering consumers and effectively protecting their safety and economic interests have become essential goals of European policy in the area of consumer protection. Research carried out for the European Parliament indicates that effective consumer protection policy is essential for ...

European consumer policy is a vital element of a well-functioning internal market. It aims to guarantee consumers rights vis-à-vis merchants and to provide additional protection, for example for vulnerable consumers. Empowering consumers and effectively protecting their safety and economic interests have become essential goals of European policy in the area of consumer protection. Research carried out for the European Parliament indicates that effective consumer protection policy is essential for an efficient and well-functioning European market[1]. Improved transparency and better informed transactions resulting from well implemented consumer policy results in better solutions for consumers and greater market efficiency[2].

Consumer protection measures

01-09-2016

European measures for consumer protection aim to protect the health, safety and economic and legal interests of European consumers, wherever they live, travel or shop in the EU. EU provisions regulate both physical transactions and e-commerce, and contain rules of general applicability together with provisions targeting specific products, including drugs, genetically modified organisms, tobacco products, cosmetics, toys and explosives.

European measures for consumer protection aim to protect the health, safety and economic and legal interests of European consumers, wherever they live, travel or shop in the EU. EU provisions regulate both physical transactions and e-commerce, and contain rules of general applicability together with provisions targeting specific products, including drugs, genetically modified organisms, tobacco products, cosmetics, toys and explosives.

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