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Report launch on the European Investment Bank

The European Investment Bank (EIB) emerged is a major actor in the EU’s response to the economic crisis. Both the EIB and the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) have a huge responsibility in kick-starting investment across Europe,...
Article

We need to talk about MEPs’ expenses

This year has seen a number of Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) getting into trouble over the use of their expenses. It is time for the Parliament to put in place robust transparency rules on how MEPs spend public money.
Policy Position

International standards for lobbying regulation

Download here  The 38 standards set out here build on best practice from existing lobby regulations and also reference various existing international standards on the matter. However, they go beyond what is already available by addressing three...
Article

We must end corruption for a sustainable future

We are the first generation in history with the tools to detect, prevent and deter corruption. Transparency and open data can change the nature of the game. The ability to see where, what and how money is spent can help stop corruption.
Interview

Open data + Integrity Pacts = Clean Contracts

Transparency International EU sits down with Gabriela Nagy, the leading expert on corruption in public funds at Transparency International Hungary about their experience with fighting corruption in public procurement in Hungary.
Article

Tusk nudges the Council towards voting transparency*

Donald Tusk has made a rare move: the position of a Member State on a specific decision was made public – something that is far from being the norm. Tusk used his position to hold Hungary to account, simultaneously defending the integrity of the...