Analysis of Selected Countries: Turkey
Abstract:The Directorate General for the Protection of Consumers and Competition (DGPCC), in the Ministry of Industry and Trade, is the central government entity in charge of consumer protection. Its political and administrative responsibilities include consumer education. Responsibilities for education are shared with the Ministry of National Education, which is responsible for making the "necessary additions to the curriculum of organised and extensive educational establishments to educate consumers".
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: February 1, 2009