Full lobby transparency now!

The Austrian Chamber of Labour - supporter of ALTER-EU - publishes newsletter on lobbying in Europe (in German)

Publication date: 
Monday, September 26, 2011
Author: 
ArbeiterKammer

The Austrian 'Chamber of Labour' - supporter of ALTER-EU - has published a newsletter on lobbying in Europe that features many of the authors and themes of 'Bursting the Brussels Bubble', ALTER-EU's publication. Read it here.

Document types: 
 

ALTER-EU reaction to the newly launched joint lobby register: “Transparency Register” does not yet live up to its name

Publication date: 
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

ALTER-EU reaction to the newly launched joint lobby register: “Transparency Register” does not yet live up to its name

 

The missing millions – how the new lobby register needs to tackle the 'under-reporting' by industry lobby groups

Publication date: 
Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Millions of euros of lobby spending are missing from the lobby register declarations made by key industry groups, the ALTER-EU coalition has revealed on the eve of the launch of the new joint transparency register for the Parliament and Commission.

Download full document as pdf: 
Document types: 
 

Lobby millions missing from the transparency register, say campaigners

Publication date: 
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

Millions of euros of lobby spending are missing from the lobby register declarations made by key industry groups, ALTER-EU reveals, on the eve of the launch of the new joint transparency register.

 

Newsletter - 1 - campaign updates, Austrian Chamber of Labour, Fondation Sciences Citoyennes

Publication date: 
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Author: 
ALTER-EU

In this ALTER-EU Newsletter you will find two interesting presentations from organisations that have recently joined our network: the 'Austrian Chamber of Labour' and the French 'Fondation Sciences Citoyennes'. Furthermore there is an overview of our latest news, and links to social media where ALTER-EU campaigners can post updates.

Document types: 
 

Lobbyists: 'you have a much better chance of influencing legislation'

Publication date: 
Sunday, June 14, 2009

This video of Libia Castro & Ólafur Ólafsson portrays lobbyists performing under working conditions. A text written by London-based transparency campaigner Tamasin Cave (SpinWatch), sang by the Icelandic reggae group Hjálmar makes for a special take on the Brussels bubble, where lobbyists buzz around decision-makers, trying to influence legislation.

 

ALTER-EU assessment of European Parliament – Commission agreement on a common “Transparency Register”

Publication date: 
Friday, February 11, 2011

Six years after the launch of the European Transparency Initiative, there’s still a long way to go to reach the goal of transparency around the role of lobbying in EU decision-making.

Download full document as pdf: 
Document types: 
 

Pages

Subscribe to Full lobby transparency now!