“As a father pities his children, so the Lord pities those who fear Him”

– Psalm 103:13



Consumer Club

 

ORIGIN : March 2008
MEMBERS : Under Graduate Students of Economics and Commerce Majors
OBJECTIVES

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Educate the responsibilities of consumers.

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Spread awareness about the rights of consumers and instill right consciousness and confidence to question violations of consumer rights.

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Impart knowledge about real life situations and development of skills to handle consumer issues.

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Instill concern for environment and sustainable consumption habits.

 

1. INPUT SESSION

Consumer Rights.

Consumer Responsibilities.

Consumer Laws.

Food Safety and Standards.

2. REACHING THE UNREACHED

Spread awareness among rural consumers with special attention to women folk in Podhumbu, Kovilpappakudi, Athalai, Milagarani and Manianji.

Dissemination of knowledge by the members of  Consumer Club about Consumer Rights and Consumer Responsibilities to all the students of Fatima College

 

3. HANDS ON TRAINING

Observance  of  Proceedings in Consumer Court, Madurai.

Visit to Markets.

Survey on Consumer Awareness in Madurai City.

Signature Campaign  on “AWARENESS ABOUT CONSUMER RIGHTS” among young women consumers of Fatima  College.

Young  women citizens of Fatima College.

4. COORDINATORS

1.

Dr. C. Lucia Vanitha
Asst. Prof. of Commerce

2.

Dr. C. Sahayamary Sophia
Asst. Prof. of Economics 

 

 

 

  • Vision Statement

    WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT THROUGH EDUCATION To empower women by developing human capabilities through quality education based on Christian values, making them responsible citizens who can work for the advancement of the society and promote communal harmony in the multi-religious and multi-cultural reality of India eventually evolving into women of communion.