Expert Forum "EU Practices in Financial Consumer Protection and their Relevance for Belarus"

As a part of the EU funded Twinning project "Strengthening the National Bank of Belarus", on 23 and 24 October the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus hosted a two-day Expert Forum "EU Practices in Financial Consumer Protection and their Relevance for Belarus" for representatives of Belarusian government agencies, the banking sector, the Association of Insurance Providers and the Consumer Protection Association.

In the course of the Expert Forum, the short-term experts from Germany, Poland and Lithuania presented the experiences of their respective countries related to financial consumer protection, including alternative dispute resolution schemes. This was followed by a participatory and interactive debate on a range of topics related to financial consumer protection.