Write a note on Consumers International

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Write a note on Consumers International.

Answer:

  • In 1985, United Nations adopted the guidelines for consumer protection.
  • This was a tool for nations to adopt measures to protect consumers and for consumer advocacy groups to press their governments to do so.
  • At the international level, this has become foundation for consumer movement.
  • Today, Consumers International has become an umbrella body of 240 organisations from over 120 countries, in which India is one of them.