News and Events

Riga Energy week 2014

In 2014 November Latvian National Association for Consumer Protection members did participated in the Riga Energy week events. One of them was closing seminar in the Riga City Council arranged by the Riga Energy Agency. Seminar was dedicated to the multifamily house renovation in Riga municipality. The successful stories, the transfer methodologies of good practices in different municipalities of Latvia was been presented during seminar.

(Riga, Latvia) 2014

Short film "What is alternative dispute resolution?"

With the support of the European Social Fund Latvian National Association for Consumer Protection did created a video short film under title "What is alternative dispute resolution?" describing Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanisms that are available for consumers in order to describe process of the negotiation, conciliation, mediation, Ombudsman, arbitration and administrative proceedings. The video particularly reveal process of mediation. Short film "What is alternative dispute resolution?" is essential tool for consumers in order to raise awareness on consumer protection issues and to be informed about instruments that are available for consumers

Consumer movement representatives participated in the biggest Civil Society forum in Latvia

On 31 October, in the frame of the European Year of Citizens 2013, the Civil Society forum "Civil participation in Latvia and Europe" took place in Riga. The forum aimed to promote the active use of citizens' rights to strengthen the European Union. In the first part of the forum, various organisations and institutions representatives inspired participants to take action to strengthen health, as well as to create a broader understanding of cultural, educational and prosperity promotion.

Civil Society forum in Latvia