Tagged: Brussels

NEWS: EU Revolving Door: Politicians To Lobbyists

In Brussels, European Commissioners or Members of the European Parliament are more and more often changing their deciton-maker suits for costumes that lobbyists wear. In this short film, Corporate Europe Observatory and LobbyControl argue that close relationships between the EU executive and the corporations it regulates opens the door to corporate capture and potential conflicts of interest…

BLOG: Alcohol And Cancer Symposium In New York

Alcohol is a class one carcinogen. But why doesn’t anyone talk about it? And why don’t we all together do something about it? Let’s start the conversation about alcohol and cancer…

BLOG: 38 Most Fascinating Moments Of 2013

2013 is a year in IOGT history filled with great successes and fantastic accomplishments. As it comes to an end, it’s time to reflect, remember and cherish those moments of glory and to express thanks and appreciation to everyone involved…

BLOG: The EU A Bonanza For Big Alcohol

Big Alcohol has been attacking two of our member organisations in Europe as well as our close partner (our European youth platform) Active – sobriety, friendship and peace. What did they do to deserve the scorn of Big Alcohol?
We also launch a map of Big Alcohol entry points for their aggressive lobbying in the European Union – see it and read it for the first time ever here.
And finally, we look at the question: what does it take to end this bonanza that puts profit over human rights…