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Oct 24
2022

The Public Affairs Community of Europe (PACE) holds its 12th yearly public affairs summit in Brussels

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The Public Affairs Community of Europe (PACE) members gathered for its annual event on the 20th & 21st October. This is the 12th edition of the event that forms part of the yearly public affairs summit, hosted by the Belgian Public Affairs Association (BEPACT) in Brussels. The PACE face-to-face event has returned in full-force after… View Article

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May 02
2022

PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMUNITY OF EUROPE ORDINARY GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2022

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PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMUNITY OF EUROPE ORDINARY GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2022 MAY 24th 2022 11 AM (online)   The Annual General Assembly of the Public Affairs Community of Europe (PACE) will be gathered via electronic means, according to Belgian law. AGENDA Board´s Report: 2021 Activities Enlargement Stakeholders´Outreach Approval of entrance of new members: Slovene Association for legal… View Article

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Mar 21
2022

“Lobbying in Europe: Czech chapter” with Václav Nekvapil, President of APAA and Board member of PACE

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In order to give visibility to the vibrant Public Affairs arena in the European countries, the PACE has decided to launch a new series of online events to allow the growing community of professionals to have an in depth look at the situation of lobbying across Europe, share experiences, best practices, and connect with colleagues… View Article

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Nov 02
2015

PACE SUPPORTS DEGEPOL INITIATIVE FOR A INTERESSENBEAUFTRAGTER” at DEUTSCHER BUNDESTAG

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P.A.C.E - Public Affairs Community of Europe - is pleased to support de|ge|polâ initiative towards implementing a Interessenbeauftragter at Deutscher Bundestag – a new transparency initiative with the aim of appointing a Commissioner for the Representation of Interests at the German Bundestag. PACE considers this initiative to be a landmark project to the discussion about transparency in… View Article

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Apr 17
2015

TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHED ITS REPORT ON “LOBBYING IN EUROPE”

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Transparency International has published on April 15th,2015 its report on “Lobbying in Europe”. The aim of the report should be the examination of lobbying practices and the state-of-art of Regulation in 19 European countries and within the three core EU institutions.  More information available on Transparency International website: http://www.transparency.org/whatwedo/publication/lobbying_in_europe Download TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL – “Lobbying In Europe”

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Feb 09
2015

Irish Government in the process of enacting the Registration of Lobbying Bill 2014 

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We hereby publish a communication forwarded by OECD. OECD has informed that the Irish Government is in the process of enacting the Registration of Lobbying Bill 2014 and now wish to appoint a Head of Lobbying Regulation, who will be responsible for the set-up, management and implementation of the Lobbying Register.  As the representative for Lobbying Regulation in Ireland,… View Article

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Apr 29
2014

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

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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:… View Article

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Apr 28
2014

Conferência “O Lóbi numa sociedade democrática”

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The Portuguese Assembleia Da Republica is organizing an important Conference, which will take place next Wednesday, 2nd of July, in Lisbon. Our PACE member, María Rosa Rotondo, will be speaking with Janos Bartok from the OECD. You will find the live-tweeting of the event at the @lobby_es account and you are welcome to retweet and comment as well. The full program… View Article

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Mar 01
2014

Mandatory register of lobbyists: a proposal from Italy

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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… View Article

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Jun 28
2013

V European Report on Public Affairs presented by Burson-Marsteller

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Italian Minister Gianpiero D’Alia met Robert Mack, President of of Public Affairs european division at  Burson-Marsteller, a leading company for public relations and communications worldwide. On that occasion, the fifth report on lobbying activity in Europe was presented in the presence of more than 600 politicians from 20 european countries and the Bruxelles area. Read… View Article

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