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Digital Competences for Consumers-a reference framework for education and consumer policy professionals
The Digital Competence Framework for Consumers is a reference framework for education and consumer policy professionals. It describes the competences consumers need to operate actively, safely and assertively in digital markets in terms of learning outcomes. It outlines 14 competences and gives examples of each competence in terms of knowledge, skills and attitudes. Digital marketplaces […]
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EU Survey of collective redress arrangements in the Member States
The European Commission is assessing how the Commission Recommendation of 11 June 2013 on common principles for injunctive and compensatory collective redress mechanisms in the Member States concerning violations of rights granted under Union Law is being implemented in practice. The Commission undertook to assess practical experience with implementing the Recommendation by 26 July 2017. […]
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Evaluation of the Consumer Rights Directive
The European Commission has completed the evaluation of the Consumer Rights Directive. The evaluation shows targeted legislative changes to address certain identified shortcomings of the Directives could be beneficial. For example, in light of recent developments in the digital economy, one such change could be enhancing the transparency of online platforms. Another could be introducing EU-level […]
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ConWeb Network developed its Corporate Image
Aiming to increase its visibility and to promote its mission and work, ConWeb Network supported by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Open Regional Fund for South East Europe-Legal reform developed its Corporate image. The Network is now closer to the citizens and consumers and will regularly inform and announce for its activities, projects and […]
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Regional interdisciplinary research on “Collective redress mechanisms in light of the European Commission Recommendation (2013/396/EU)”
Currently ConWeb Network with its delegated experts is part of regional interdisciplinary and comprehensive research on “Collective redress mechanisms in light of the European Commission Recommendation (2013/396/EU) on common principles for injunctive and compensatory collective redress mechanisms emphasizing cross-national comparisons, underlining issues of commonality and difference (focus on damage claims)”. The objective of the research […]
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Kick-off meeting for launching a regional project “Development of collective redress for consumers in South East Europe”
Kick-off meeting for launching a regional project on “Development of collective redress for consumers in South East Europe” to be supported by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Open Regional Fund for South East Europe-Legal Reform took place on 19th of May 2016 in Skopje, Macedonia. The project started on 1st of January 2017 […]
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