Brazilian Local Authorities of Consumer Protection and Health Strengthen Cooperation on Product Safety
On March 14 the workshop on "Consumer Accidents and Creation of the Consumer Safety and Health Network of the Americas in Brazil" took place in...
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INMETRO's delegated organs create document to strengthen the CSHN-Brazil
On February 17, 2014, an important meeting with the delegated organs of INMETRO was held. In this meeting , 18 of the 26 states of Brazil were represented...
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Chile makes progress on Consumer Safety and Health with Safety Manual for Consumption
The National  Service for Consumers of Chile (SERNAC), published a Safety Manual for Consumption, through which they seek to present consumers...
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Suriname Promotes Awareness on Consumer Protection

The Consumer Affairs Department of the Ministry of Commerce Industry of Suriname has successfully organized awareness activities for consumers aimed at informing consumers about their rights and duties...
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Colombia strengthens toys and pyrotechnic product safety

(Spanish) The Consumer Safety and Health Network (CSHN) received official communications from the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) of Colombia...
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Consumer protection agencies in Ibero-America reaffirm commitment to consumer safety
The Ibero-American Forum of Governmental Agencies for Consumer Protection (FIAGC) reaffirmed its support for the consolidation of the CSHN...
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PROFECO assumes FIAGC's presidency  pro tempore

(Spanish) Carlos Hugo Castellanos Becerra, Sub Procurador Jurídico de la institución, inaugura el Séptimo Foro Iberoamericano de Agencias Gubernamentales de Protección al Consumidor (FIAGC).
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Sernac gave his Mexican counterpart PROFECO the Presidency Pro Tempore of the Iberoamerican Forum of Consumer Protection Agencies

(Spanish) El nuevo líder de la instancia es México, a través de la Procuradoría Federal del Consumidor (PROFECO).
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Consumer Safety and Health Network (CSHN) International Seminar on Market Recall Practices for Defective Products: Toys and Children's Products – III Edition
Over 30 international experts from OAS member States as well as agency representatives will participate in this Seminar. The strategy towards the design of an Inter American Rapid Alerts System (IARAS) for consumer product safety will also be discussed...
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Consumer Safety and Health Network (CSHN) International Seminar on Market Recall Practices for Defective Products: Toys and Children's Products – III Edition
Lima, Perú. from November 6 to 7, 2013

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CSHN Graduate Course: Management of Market Surveillance Systems on Consumer Product Safety
Online / Washington – February to June, 2013

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International Consumer Safety and Health Week

Washington – February 25 to March 1, 2013

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2013 ICPHSO Annual Meeting and Training Symposium

Washington – February 26 to March 1, 2013

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International Forum: Progress and challenges, Consumer Legislation

Lima, Peru – November 19, 2012
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Ibero-American Forum for Consumer Protection Government Agencies (FIAGC) meeting
Santiago, Chile - November 15 and 16, 2012
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II International Forum on Consumer Protection – INDECOPI / UNCTAD

Lima, Peru - November 12 and 13, 2012
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Uruguayan and Argentinean Conference on Consumer Law

Mar del Plata - Buenos Aires, Argentina
- November 9 and 10, 2012
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IV Euro-American Congress on Consumers’ Legal Protection and II International Meeting of Thinkers on Cooperation
Guaíra, Brazil - November 6 to 8, 2012
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