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P.A.C.E. at the OECD Forum on Transparency and Integrity in Lobbying
Apr29

P.A.C.E. at the OECD Forum on Transparency and Integrity in Lobbying

Paris, June 27, 2013 – P.A.C.E. General Secretariat participated in the Forum on “Transparency and Integrity in Lobbying. How to Win Back Trust?” sponsored by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), held on June 27th-28th, 2013, at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris. P.A.C.E. took part during the second session of the Forum: “Open Government in the 21st century: What level of transparency on lobbying...

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Mandatory register of lobbyists: a proposal from Italy
Mar01

Mandatory register of lobbyists: a proposal from Italy

Euractive.eu and Bluerating.com wrote about the Forum “Transparency and Integrity in Lobbying. How to Win Back Trust?” organised by OECD. Giuseppe Mazzei, on behalf of Italian Association Il Chiostro and Micol Bertoni, on behalf of PACE Secretariat, spoke about the urgent need of guidelines on lobbying. You can find the articles at the following links: Lobby: forum Ocse, da Italia la proposta di un registro per la...

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Gemeinsames Bekenntnis – An article by Dominik Meier
Jun27

Gemeinsames Bekenntnis – An article by Dominik Meier

We hereby present you an article by our member Dominik Meier about PACE and Lobbying Regulation. Gemeinsames Bekenntnis. Was ist das Europäische Selbstverständnis der Public-Affairs-Community? In Paris trafen sich Vertreter der Branche, um das herauszufinden. Wohl kaum eine Personalmeldung hat in den vergangenen Wochen für mehr Wirbel gesorgt als diese: Der Staatsminister der Bundeskanzlerin, Eckart von Klaeden (CDU), wechselt Ende...

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Principles for Public Affairs professionals
Jun22

Principles for Public Affairs professionals

Preamble Democracy needs the professional representation of interests. The external view and expertise enhances the political decision-making process. The role of Public Affairs professionals to build up links between civil society, economics and politics is not only legitimized as a fundamental principle of pluralist democracy. It fulfils an undeniable, important function within the political, social and democratic system. Public...

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