KEY ELEMENTS OF THE PROPOSED EUROPEAN GREEN DEAL

According to President-elect Ursula von der Leyen

Goal: Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent.

8 TRADE ASSOCIATIONS POSITIONS ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Source: Influence Map

EU trade associations representing energy and industrial interests have long been powerful stakeholders in the European climate policy process. The majority of industry associations actively lobbying on EU climate policy continue to oppose increasing regulatory ambition on climate change. The 8 trade associations here below have the largest negative impact on climate policy.

LOBBYING FRAMEWORK ASSESSMENT QUESTIONNAIRE

Source: Transparency International

Definitions

1. To what extent does the law clearly and unambiguously define ‘lobbyists’ to capture all who lobby professionally including professional lobbyists, public affairs consultancies, and representatives from NGOs, corporations, industry/professional associations, trade unions, think tanks, law firms, faith-based organisations and academics?  Check all categories covered by law:

RUSSIAN LOBBYING IN THE EU

Author: Pavel Kanevski, Lomonosov Moscow State University

Original Text edited by AALEP

Russian interest groups have been constantly learning how European policymaking works, using lobbying as an instrument of direct and indirect influence. However, fusion of business and government often makes it difficult for Russian interest groups, foremost business, to exercise influence abroad independently.   

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING IN PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY

INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS FOR LOBBYING FRAMEWORK

Source: The International Standards for Lobbying Framework are the result of collaborative work with civil society led by Transparency International, Access Info Europe, Sunlight Foundation and Open Knowledge. This initiative draws on the experience of a broad coalition of civil society organisations active in the field of lobbying transparency and open governance. The Standards aim at providing clear guidance to policymakers, governments and international organisations that are thinking of or are in the process of enacting lobbying legislation.

PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY IS AN HONORABLE PROFESSION

Author : Nicholas W. Allard

Original Text has been edited by AALEP

Introduction

LOBBYING REGULATIONS IN THE EU

Groupe 1:  Statutory Lobbying Regulations (Mandatory Regulation)

LOBBYING IN PERU

Authors: José Caro John and Juan Diego Ugaz (Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados)

Constitution: The basic source of law is the written Constitution of 1993. Owing to the guarantees given by the Constitution, the following activities are not considered to be lobbying:

LOBBYING IN GREECE

Author: Maria Tranoudi, Bahas, Gramatidis & Partners

Constitution: The basic source of law is the Constitution and the generally recognised rules of international law, as well as international conventions as of the time they are ratified by statute. Lobbying is not regulated in Greece and, as such, no specific limitations or legislation exists for the activities of lobbyists.

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