January 13, 2021
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The Portuguese Presidency of the EU: What’s in store?

As Portugal picks up the EU Presidency, our public affairs columnist, Patrick Gibbels, looks at what lies ahead from this year’s work programme and its emphasis […]
December 9, 2020

Looking back: Which EU policies progressed in 2020 and where are we now?

In the last of this year’s series – a View from Brussels – our public affairs columnist, Patrick Gibbels, summarises the state of play on the […]
November 4, 2020
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What does the Commission’s 2021 work programme mean for civil society?

The European Commission’s 2021 work programme sets us on a path towards a greener, stronger and fairer Europe, with a focus on creating the building blocks to […]
July 1, 2020
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Door drop proposals pose new threat to fundraising

Photo credit: Photo by Dele Oke on Unsplash. With some EU states proposing that residents should not receive unaddressed mailings unless they have opted in, our […]
February 5, 2020
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Expert View: What does the European Commission’s work programme mean for non-profits in Europe?

As the European Commission lays its annual work programme on the table, what lies in store for non-profits? Patrick Gibbels, director of Gibbels Public Affairs, highlights the […]