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    1st consultancy to obtain the Champion label for its internship programme

    Acumen public affairs has been awarded the highest certification for quality internships by InternsGoPro, and will be featured as the October Employer of the month.  InternsGoPro has developed a label that enables employers to showcase their corporate social responsibility and demonstrate their commitment to offering high quality internships. Marked against six criteria - including remuneration, supervision, guidance, and career development - and twenty-three commitments, employers can obtain an “advanced”, “excellent” or “champion” label.  The “Champion” label recognises Acumen fulfils the compliance criteria for ... Read More
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    EU Health Parliament: Millennials’ contribution to tomorrow's healthcare

    By Uzo Madu, Account Manager at acumen public affairs (Member of the European Health Parliament Subcommittee on the prevention of Chronic Diseases) Politically apathetic, self-obsessed and short-sighted: these are common stereotypes of young people. However, these perceptions were turned on their head when 80 young professional from a variety of academic, professionals and social backgrounds got together to debate and develop future-proof healthcare policies. Chronic diseases: Europe’s biggest challenge It is particularly interesting to note that the European Health Parliament brings together those who will ... Read More
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    Factors to take into account when engaging with the Commission

    The European Centre for Public Affairs (ECPA), a think tank committed to promoting excellence in the Brussels public affairs community, hosted a breakfast meeting with a senior Commission official and an audience of 25 public affairs professionals from the automotive sector to ICT and the chemicals industry, at the Brussels Press Club under the Chatham House Rules. The session focused on gaining an EU institutional perspective on how best to engage, as public affairs professionals, with the Juncker Commission. In preparation for the discussion, acumen public affairs ... Read More
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    Giles Keane at the EU Public Affairs conference, March 27th, Brussels

    Join Giles Keane at the Quadriga EU Public Affairs Conference ... Read More
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    The Moving Parts of the New European Commission

    Originally published November 4th, 2014. Updated February 2nd, 2015.   The Juncker ... Read More
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    The Week in Brussels by Elaine Cruikshanks

      If 2014 was the year of the Changeover, 2015 is ... Read More
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    The Juncker Commission: Who's Working with Whom?

    Following the recent changes in the distribution of portfolios and ... Read More
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    Two new Account Managers appointed

    BRUSSELS, 21 October 2014: acumen public affairs has expanded its ... Read More
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    Countdown to the 2014 changeover updates

    Please visit our dedicated section for our latest updates on ... Read More
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