Civil society organisations ask Commission to address revolving doors

(19 March 2012) EPSU, Alter-EU and several other organisations have addressed European Commissioner Šefčovič responsible for EU civil service to take measures to prevent [revolving doors->art8162] through which high ranking EU officials change to lucrative contracts in the private sector and use their former contacts to lobby for private business interests. The issue is part of the broader [platform of Alter-EU->www.epsu.org/a/7568] to deal with corporate influence over EU public policy. EPSU is supporting the Alter-EU campaign.