Consumer Rights and Safe Food: Challenges and Remedial Measures
Change Initiative, Conscious Consumers Society (CCS), two non-governmental organisations, in association with Healthy Bangladesh, a civic platform, organised a roundtable discussion on “Consumer Rights and Safe Food: Challenges and Remedial Measures” at CIRDAP auditorium in the capital. Accomplished Researchers, economists, legal experts, corporate officials, consumer rights activists, young researchers and members of civil society stressed on the maintenance and monitoring of proper value chain at each and every stage ranging from production to consumption, devising effective preventive measures, proper implementation of regulatory measures, creating awareness regarding adulteration, appropriate training to concerned stakeholders and establishment of good governance etc. Eminent economist, former adviser to caretaker government Hossain Zillur Rahman attended the program as the chief guest. Renowned environmentalist, chief executive of Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association (BELA) Advocate Syeda Rizwana Hasan anchored the program.