ALTER-EU press releases

“Stop 2014 being year of revolving door!” say transparency campaigners

Publication date: 
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

ALTER-EU has today written to President Barroso to call for further reforms to the revolving door rules before the current Commission leave office.

 

EU lobby register working group to finalise reform package this week; ALTER-EU sets out key elements for credibility

Publication date: 
Monday, December 9, 2013
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

A media advisory notice: ALTER-EU believes that there are several essential elements which must be included if the final package of recommendations to reform the EU lobby register is to be in line with earlier resolutions from the Parliament, boost lobbying transparency and have real credibility.

 

Time running out for lobby transparency: citizens call for action

Publication date: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

More than 10,000 people have signed an online petition to be delivered today [1], urging MEPs to stand up for lobbying transparency in the European Union by supporting the transition to a mandatory lobby register. [2]

 

New research reveals Commission still puts big business in charge of key advisory groups, despite promising reform to MEPs

Publication date: 
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Press release issued by: 
The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU)

New report shows the Commission is still giving big business privileged access to dominate advice in important areas like data privacy, tax dodging and the eurozone.

 

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