Call: Financial contribution to the functioning of a Union-level consumer organisation representing consumer interests (Operating grant)
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme |
The general objective of the Programme is to ensure a high level of consumer protection, to empower consumers and to place the consumer at the heart of the internal market, within the framework of an overall strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. The Programme will do so by contributing to protecting the health, safety and the legal and economic interests of consumers, as well as to promoting their right to information, education and to organise themselves in order to safeguard their interests, and supporting the integration of consumer interests into other policy areas. The Programme shall complement, support and monitor the policies of Member States.
|Description of programme
"Consumer Information and education, and support to consumer organisations"
The general objective referred to in Article 2 of Regulation (EU) No 254/2014 shall be pursued through specific objective Consumer information and education, and support to consumer organisations: to improve consumers’ education, information and awareness of their rights, to develop the evidence base for consumer policy and to provide support to consumer organisations, including taking into account the specific needs of vulnerable consumers.
Financial contribution to the functioning of a Union-level consumer organisation representing consumer interests (Operating grant)
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Potential Candidate Countries
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Responsible body for EU Consumer Policy is Chafea-Consumers, Health and Food Executive Agency