Organized Interests

Examples of EU level interest groups:


European Roundtable of Industrialists:

European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC):

Committee of Professional Agricultural Organizations (COPA) and the General Confederation of Agricultural Co-operatives (COGECA):

European Women’s Lobby:


Official web site of the European Economic and Social Committee:

The European Commission’s Transparency Register can be accessed here:

The Alliance for Lobbying Transparency and Ethics Regulation (ALTER-EU) campaigns for lobbying transparency and seeks to limit the predominance of business interests. Further information available here: