Competition and Consumer ProtectionDisplaying results 1 - 10 of 130
Remittances: Boosting the impact on poverty reduction through consumer protection
29 Nov 2023
UNCTAD recommends five key consumer protection measures to maximize the poverty-reducing power of the money migrants send home.
6 ways to boost consumer trust in online platforms
4 Jul 2023
UNCTAD brings together government representatives and other stakeholders to discuss key areas to enhance consumer protection in digital markets.
How to make small businesses in developing countries more competitive
27 Jun 2023
On Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day marked on 27 June, UNCTAD renews calls for a level playing field to help tackle the challenges facing women and youth entrepreneurs in emerging markets.
How markets and consumers can drive sustainability
16 May 2023
Experts spotlight key areas where competition and consumer protection policies can promote sustainable consumption and production.
Global forum spotlights actions to make trade more sustainable and inclusive
2 May 2023
The UN Trade Forum 2023 will highlight how developing countries can use trade to tackle global challenges including protecting the ocean, reducing digital and gender inequalities, and building more resilient economies.
World in crisis demands protection of consumer rights to water and energy
15 Mar 2023
Multiple global crises are threatening access to essential services for the most disadvantaged consumers. UNCTAD outlines the actions needed to safeguard their rights.
UNCTAD urges civil society to help ensure consumer goods are safe
21 Nov 2022
Governments should rally civil society organizations in improving the safety of products offered to consumers.
How to make markets work for sustainable development
29 Sep 2022
Competition and consumer policies can help build more sustainable economies, experts say.
How competition enforcement can boost economic recovery
22 Jul 2022
UNCTAD brings together competition authorities to discuss lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how to support the recovery of small businesses.