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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

Organizations relating to Consumers

Association francophone des utilisateurs de la Classification Internationale des Soins Primaires / Beauvoir-sur-Mer, France
International B Conference Steering Committee / Nantes, France / Est. 1997
Association for Environmentally Friendly Carpets / Aachen, Germany / Est. 1990
Quest International Users Group / Lexington KY, USA / Est. 1995
Consumer Specialty Products Association / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1914
Initiative for a Competitive Online Marketplace
International Federation of Standards Users / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1974
Foundation for African Business and Consumer Services / Gauteng, South Africa / Est. 1988
International Oracle Users Community / Redwood City CA, USA / Est. 1994
SAS Global Forum / Cary NC, USA / Est. 1976
Asian Consumer and Family Economics Association / Fuzhou, China / Est. 1995
International Consumer Support for Infertility Community / Silverwater, Australia / Est. 1999
European Sensory Network / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1989
International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network / Brussels, Belgium
Confederation of Unions of Workers in Commerce, Restaurants, Consumers' Cooperatives and Various Forms of Business / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1992
International Association for Consumer Law / Pretoria, South Africa / Est. 1997
Association for the Advancement of Consumerism in the World / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1976
International Association of Users and Developers of Electronic Libraries and New Information Technologies / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1996
European Association of Cochlear Implant Users / Luxembourg, Luxembourg / Est. 1995
European Consumer Centre, Bolzano / Bolzano, Italy
Euroconsumers / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1990
International Customer Service Association / Arlington VA, USA / Est. 1981
CARICOM Regional Organization for Standards and Quality / St Michael, Barbados / Est. 2002
DIGITALEUROPE / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1999
Confederation of European Computer User Associations / Houilles, France / Est. 1978

View all profiles (129 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Consumers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Unsatisfactory retail banking
Non-destructible containers and packaging
Return of purchases
Dumping of consumer waste products
Unethical practices by employees
Decreasing consumer choice
Consumerism
Personal debt
Socio-economically inactive population
Unsafe design of consumer products
Insensitivity of transnational corporations to consumer needs
Excessive exposure to radiation from consumer goods and electronic devices
Misrepresentation of information to consumers
Consumer vulnerability
Unethical consumption practices

Action Strategies relating to Consumers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Using environmental labelling
Enabling consumers' cooperatives
Promoting digital literacy
Protecting consumer interests on the internet
Reducing amount of electronic scrap
Linking users of Earth observation data

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