Submitted by christian on Thu, 08/21/2014 - 16:15
European Public Affairs Awards (EPA Awards) as they are called are plentiful in Brussels. It’s almost like Hollywood! These Awards aim to unite the Public Affairs community to celebrate excellence and best practices across the industry. They distinguish 8 categories: 1. Campaign of the Year 2. Consultancy of the Year 3. Digital/social Media Champion 4. Public Affairs professional of the year 5. In-House team of the Year 6. NGO of the Year 7. Rising Star of the Year 8. Trade Association/Professional body of the Year.
Submitted by christian on Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:20
Government Relations (GR) is the process of influencing public and government policy at all levels: Local, Regional, National, European, Global. It involves the advocacy of an interest that is affected, actually or potentially, by the decisions of government leaders.
At its core, GR is an educational process mixed in with a liberal amount of advocacy.
Submitted by christian on Tue, 08/19/2014 - 18:20
AALEP is dedicated to
a. to promote and protect the public interest by governing and regulating the practice of GR professionals members of the Association including
Submitted by christian on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:06
At its best, lobbying provides critical services to organizations and clients and critical client information to public office holders.
Submitted by christian on Sat, 08/16/2014 - 15:08
The document here below is designed to elaborate upon, interpret and operationally define the AALEP Standards and Criteria for providing Continuing Education (CE) to GR professionals.
Submitted by christian on Fri, 08/15/2014 - 20:58
AALEP aims to advance the profession of government relations by the improvement of the qualifications and usefulness of government relations professionals through high standards of ethics, conduct, education, and achievement; by the establishment and maintenance of the highest standards of professional ethics and conduct of the members of the Association; by the increase and diffusion of government relations knowledge through meetings, professional contacts, reports, papers, discussions, and publications.