Lobby transparency: the devil is always in the detail

Lobby transparency: the devil is always in the detail
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Thursday, October 20, 2016

ALTER-EU examines the Commission's recently-published proposal for a revised lobby transparency register and finds that the idea to fundamentally change the definition of lobbying could lead to less, rather than more, lobby transparency in Brussels.

ALTER-EU submits complaint to Juncker on revolving doors

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

ALTER-EU submits complaint regarding the Commission’s inaction on job moves by ex-commissioners

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Who is meeting whom? The lobby meetings of the new European Commission

Publication date: 
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
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Researched and written by Fabian Flues and Sarah Bouchra. Comments by Paul de Clerck and Olivier Hoedeman. Edited by Paul Hallows and John Hyland.

Six months after Juncker’s announcement that his new EU Commission would publish details of all high level meetings, ALTER-EU looks at the evidence to see who’s been meeting whom,  and whether lobby meetings are still slipping under the transparency radar

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Navigating the lobby labyrinth: A guide to transparency and ethics for MEPs

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

This guide offers practical advice for MEPs on how to navigate the Brussels bubble while maintaining their independence and integrity, especially when it comes to contacts with lobbyists.

 

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