Public Affairs Agenda – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 29 Aug 2018 06:11:38 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Public Affairs Agenda – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 The Commission has no answer to the opaque lobbying of law firms https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:54:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210767 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-commission-has-no-answer-to-the-opaque-lobbying-of-law-firms/feed/ 0 Building trust – the EU Transparency Register at a crossroads https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thurs-building-trust-the-eu-transparency-register-at-a-crossroads/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thurs-building-trust-the-eu-transparency-register-at-a-crossroads/#respond Thu, 01 Feb 2018 06:08:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1209139 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/thurs-building-trust-the-eu-transparency-register-at-a-crossroads/feed/ 0 ECB chief rejects chance to adopt EU’s transparency register https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ecb-chief-rejects-chance-to-adopt-eus-transparency-register/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ecb-chief-rejects-chance-to-adopt-eus-transparency-register/#comments Sat, 27 Jan 2018 07:00:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1208125 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/ecb-chief-rejects-chance-to-adopt-eus-transparency-register/feed/ 1 More transparency needed in science, as experts take fight to the ‘flat-earthers’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/more-transparency-needed-in-science-as-experts-take-fight-to-the-flat-earthers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/more-transparency-needed-in-science-as-experts-take-fight-to-the-flat-earthers/#respond Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:10:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1207208 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/more-transparency-needed-in-science-as-experts-take-fight-to-the-flat-earthers/feed/ 0 Excessive complexity hinders transparency of lawmaking https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/excessive-complexity-hinders-transparency-of-lawmaking/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/excessive-complexity-hinders-transparency-of-lawmaking/#respond Tue, 28 Nov 2017 13:45:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1194963 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/excessive-complexity-hinders-transparency-of-lawmaking/feed/ 0 The biggest loophole in the Commission’s lobby transparency efforts https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-biggest-loophole-in-the-commissions-lobby-transparency-efforts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-biggest-loophole-in-the-commissions-lobby-transparency-efforts/#respond Tue, 28 Nov 2017 06:02:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1194813 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-biggest-loophole-in-the-commissions-lobby-transparency-efforts/feed/ 0 EU mandatory register for lobbyists, a baby step towards full transparency https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-mandatory-register-for-lobbyists-a-baby-step-towards-full-transparency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-mandatory-register-for-lobbyists-a-baby-step-towards-full-transparency/#comments Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:28:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1193900 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/eu-mandatory-register-for-lobbyists-a-baby-step-towards-full-transparency/feed/ 1 Balancing secrecy and openness, the EU strives for transparency https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/balancing-secrecy-and-openness-the-eu-strives-for-transparency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/balancing-secrecy-and-openness-the-eu-strives-for-transparency/#respond Thu, 23 Nov 2017 06:16:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1193397 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/balancing-secrecy-and-openness-the-eu-strives-for-transparency/feed/ 0 Lawmaking in the dark https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/special_report/lawmaking-in-the-dark/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/special_report/lawmaking-in-the-dark/#respond Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:30:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1193536 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/special_report/lawmaking-in-the-dark/feed/ 0 France’s new face in Brussels: Philippe Léglise-Costa https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/frances-new-face-in-brussels-philippe-leglise-costa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/frances-new-face-in-brussels-philippe-leglise-costa/#respond Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:35:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1188752 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/news/frances-new-face-in-brussels-philippe-leglise-costa/feed/ 0 It’s high time the Council joins the EU’s Transparency Register rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/its-high-time-the-council-joins-the-eus-transparency-register-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/its-high-time-the-council-joins-the-eus-transparency-register-rules/#respond Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:00:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1184571 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/its-high-time-the-council-joins-the-eus-transparency-register-rules/feed/ 0 Re-inventing Europe and building the future of the Union https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/re-inventing-europe-and-building-the-future-of-the-union/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/re-inventing-europe-and-building-the-future-of-the-union/#comments Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:59:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1183439 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/opinion/re-inventing-europe-and-building-the-future-of-the-union/feed/ 1 More transparency needed to tackle corporate capture https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-fight-against-corporate-capture-depends-on-greater-transparency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-fight-against-corporate-capture-depends-on-greater-transparency/#respond Mon, 02 Oct 2017 05:10:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1179313 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/the-fight-against-corporate-capture-depends-on-greater-transparency/feed/ 0 FleishmanHillard is delighted to announce that Mr Claudio Murri and Dr Lukas Pfister have joined the firm as senior advisers [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/fleishmanhillard-is-delighted-to-announce-that-mr-claudio-murri-and-dr-lukas-pfister-have-joined-the-firm-as-senior-advisers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/fleishmanhillard-is-delighted-to-announce-that-mr-claudio-murri-and-dr-lukas-pfister-have-joined-the-firm-as-senior-advisers/#respond Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:30:35 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1176520 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/fleishmanhillard-is-delighted-to-announce-that-mr-claudio-murri-and-dr-lukas-pfister-have-joined-the-firm-as-senior-advisers/feed/ 0 Never underestimate the influence of a Brussels conference organiser https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/opinion/never-underestimate-the-influence-of-a-brussels-conference-organiser/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/dont-be-afraid-of-science-eus-moedas-tells-commission/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/dont-be-afraid-of-science-eus-moedas-tells-commission/#comments Wed, 08 Feb 2017 06:41:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1088563 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/dont-be-afraid-of-science-eus-moedas-tells-commission/feed/ 1 New remanufacturing trade body launched to advise EU policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/#comments Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:47:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1085885 Euractiv's media partner edie.net reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/feed/ 2 Erasmus students bring 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/lawmakers-tighten-parliament-procedures-but-fail-to-ban-all-second-jobs/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/lawmakers-tighten-parliament-procedures-but-fail-to-ban-all-second-jobs/#respond Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:26:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071534 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/lawmakers-tighten-parliament-procedures-but-fail-to-ban-all-second-jobs/feed/ 0 No comment on ‘boring’ Commissioners and ‘friendless’ Selmayr report https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/no-comment-on-boring-commissioners-and-friendless-selmayr-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/no-comment-on-boring-commissioners-and-friendless-selmayr-report/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:50:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071410 explosive Finnish media report that President Jean-Claude Juncker regards some of his colleagues as so boring they are effectively “walking sleeping pills”.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/no-comment-on-boring-commissioners-and-friendless-selmayr-report/feed/ 1 Report: Lobbyists heavily influencing TiSA negotiations https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/report-lobbyists-heavily-influencing-tisa-negotiations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/report-lobbyists-heavily-influencing-tisa-negotiations/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:04:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071177 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/report-lobbyists-heavily-influencing-tisa-negotiations/feed/ 1 Transparency International: EU must fight corruption in order to beat populism https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/transparency-boss-eu-must-fight-corruption-in-order-to-fight-populism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/transparency-boss-eu-must-fight-corruption-in-order-to-fight-populism/#comments Tue, 22 Nov 2016 05:52:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1063321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/transparency-boss-eu-must-fight-corruption-in-order-to-fight-populism/feed/ 1 Who is lobbying for lobbyists? [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/who-is-lobbying-for-lobbyists/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/who-is-lobbying-for-lobbyists/#respond Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:23:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1063199 https://www.euractiv.com/section/politics/video/who-is-lobbying-for-lobbyists/feed/ 0 5 differences in corporates & federations communication https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/infographic/5-differences-in-corporates-federations-communication/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/infographic/5-differences-in-corporates-federations-communication/#respond Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:40:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=infographic&p=993396 https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/infographic/5-differences-in-corporates-federations-communication/feed/ 0