The association "Consumer BG" is a Bulgarian NGO operating in the fields of consumer protection and online education. We are co-organizers of the Public council for fight against illegal and harmful content in the Bulgarian Internet space. We assist actively the creation of new legislation on the subject and application of the European practices among the Bulgarian students. We actively work in the field of e-commerce standards harmonization. Our association manages the committee for e-business standards at the Bulgarian Institute of Standardization (BIS).
Since 2003, we have been developing and supporting the site for consumer information and culture www.potrebitel.bg . We participate actively in solving consumers’ issues related with the lack of information and incorrect practices resulting from improperly created legislation. We render our active support in case of issues related with the Internet rights of the consumers.
Our organization has considerable experience in protecting civil rights and increasing civil awareness, mainly in the field of consumer protection, as well as on other important public issues. One of our goals is to assist the creation of new legislation on the subject and to observe how it is applied in the practice afterwards. We participate actively in solving consumers’ issues related with the lack of information and incorrect practices resulting from improperly created legislation. We strive to provide publicity and transparency on important public issues and to encourage civil activism and control through the use of contemporary IT instruments. We have experience and serious in-house capacity in developing inernet platforms for civil collaboration, education and mutual help