World consumer rights day observes on March 15

Islamabad: The world consumer rights day will be observed on March 15 with the theme Consumer Justice Now. WCRD was established in 1983 to promote the basic rights of consumers everywhere. Every year on 15 March‚ the global consumer movement unites around a common theme to deliver an exciting array of campaigning activities.

WCRD 2013 will be an important opportunity for consumer organizations to draw the world’s attention to the crucial role that consumer protection plays in making societies safer and fairer. Rich counties‚ transitional economies and the developing world can all benefit from improvements in consumer protection – WCRD 2013 will be about bringing attention to areas that are desperately in need of improvement.