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The activities of Euroconsumers are many and varied, ranging from coordinated enforcement actions to partnerships with market players, surveys, market research and international events. On this page we will also highlight relevant activities of our national realities

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Euroconsumers’ 2021 International Forum Kicks off on the 2nd December

The Forum will bring together high-level EU decision-makers, business leaders, academics, and more, to discuss the burning issues affecting consumers today, and that will shape our tomorrows, such as Artificial Intelligence, sustainability, innovation, and more.

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The Forum will bring together high-level EU decision-makers, business leaders, academics, and more, to discuss the burning issues affecting consumers today, and that will shape our tomorrows, such as Artificial Intelligence, sustainability, innovation, and more.

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Dieselgate: the long and winding road to consumer compensation

Six years after the Volkswagen Dieselgate scandal broke, Euroconsumers is still fighting for consumer compensation across Europe. Find out our progress, our many actions, and how the global scandal has impacted on collective redress in the EU.

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Six years after the Volkswagen Dieselgate scandal broke, Euroconsumers is still fighting for consumer compensation across Europe. Find out our progress, our many actions, and how the global scandal has impacted on collective redress in the EU.

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Destruction of brand-new consumer goods harms circular economy goals

COP26 has focused everyone's mind on the need to speed up action on carbon reduction, waste and pollution to protect our planet. So the practice of companies deliberately destroying unsold or returned goods in perfect condition understandably causes alarm. Stronger rules are needed to stop the deliberate destruction of unsold products.

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COP26 has focused everyone's mind on the need to speed up action on carbon reduction, waste and pollution to protect our planet. So the practice of companies deliberately destroying unsold or returned goods in perfect condition understandably causes alarm. Stronger rules are needed to stop the deliberate destruction of unsold products.

WEB SUMMIT

Euroconsumers at the Web Summit

Euroconsumers is at the largest technology conference in the world to present the Space Shelter game, which aims to nurture preventive digital behaviors, and hand out the My Data is Mine Award, rewarding visionary contributions to data privacy.

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Euroconsumers is at the largest technology conference in the world to present the Space Shelter game, which aims to nurture preventive digital behaviors, and hand out the My Data is Mine Award, rewarding visionary contributions to data privacy.

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Winners of the 2021 My Data is Mine Award

Here the winners of the 2021 My Data is Mine Award at the Web Summit in Lisbon, the biggest technology conference in the world. Congratulations to Pietro Dunn and Giovanni De Gregorio, and to runner-up Machi Tsokos.

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Here the winners of the 2021 My Data is Mine Award at the Web Summit in Lisbon, the biggest technology conference in the world. Congratulations to Pietro Dunn and Giovanni De Gregorio, and to runner-up Machi Tsokos.

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Euroconsumers analysis finds reusable plastic shopping bags have lower eco footprint

A new Euroconsumers study shows reusable plastic shopping bags had the lowest environmental footprint - but finds context is everything.

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A new Euroconsumers study shows reusable plastic shopping bags had the lowest environmental footprint - but finds context is everything.

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How to protect consumers from skyrocketing energy prices

Euroconsumers invites you to partake in a webinar on the impact of the unfolding energy crisis on consumers, entitled “How to protect consumers from skyrocketing energy prices”. The webinar will take place from 15:30 to 16:30 on Thursday 28.

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Euroconsumers invites you to partake in a webinar on the impact of the unfolding energy crisis on consumers, entitled “How to protect consumers from skyrocketing energy prices”. The webinar will take place from 15:30 to 16:30 on Thursday 28.

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What holds people back from adopting healthier eating habits?

Eating well prevents many longer term health problems. As part of the Preventomics project, Euroconsumers’ Spanish member OCU has been finding out what holds people back from making healthy eating choices.

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Eating well prevents many longer term health problems. As part of the Preventomics project, Euroconsumers’ Spanish member OCU has been finding out what holds people back from making healthy eating choices.