Commission review of lobby register brings minor improvements but fails to fix fundamental flaws

Publication date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

The changes to the lobby register announced by Commission will fix some of the weaknesses in the initial design of the register, but fundamental flaws remain. This means that EU citizens are largely left in the dark about the activities of the more than 15,000 Brussels lobbyists, according to the Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation.


Preventing conflicts of interest of EU Commissioners (review of the code of conduct for Commissioners)

Publication date: 
Tuesday, November 24, 2009

ALTER-EU asks Barroso to address conflicts of interest in revision code of conduct for EU Commissioners

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