Paul de Clerck on ethical lobbying

Publication date: 
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Paul de Clerck, spokesperson of ALTER-EU and campaigner for Friends of the Earth Europe, talked with a French journalist about lobbying transparency and the latest scandal involving members of the European Parliament that tabled amendments in return for money or lucrative lobby jobs in a 'sting' operationthe of the UK paper 'the Sunday Times'.

Video of Paul de Clerck on lobbying transparency and the need for a mandatory EU-register for lobbyists and better ethical regulation for MEPs (including a ban on second jobs that involve lobbying or otherwise constitute a conflict of interest).