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We can provide expert comments on international consumer issues and have up to the minute research and statistics on key consumer issues such as food safety, digital consumer rights and international trade agreements. If you have a media inquiry we’d be happy to help, either directly or by putting you in touch with one of our member organisation based throughout the globe. To speak to us about the story you are working on please get in touch with the staff in our communications department:

Main point of contact: Suzi Price, global brand and communications manager, media@consint.org, +44207 226 6663 or out of hours (before or after 9.30 -5.30 BST/GMT) +44 7572 149547

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The Sustainable Consumer – World Consumer Rights Day 2020 theme

Consumers International has announced that the theme for World Consumer Rights Day 2020 will be ‘The Sustainable Consumer’. The campaign will discuss the need for sustainable consumption globally, as well as highlighting the important role that consumer rights and protection can play.

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Data Goldrush: New research shows apps selling personal data without meaningful consent

The release of the Norwegian Consumer Council’s latest report ‘Out of Control’ has unearthed the extent to which ten widely used apps are sharing the personal data of their users with third parties, without meaningful consent. This information is being used to build profiles of consumers that can be used for targeted advertising, and may lead to discrimination and manipulation.

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Social Media Scams: Understanding the Consumer Experience to Create a Safer Digital World

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