What's the issue with ?

Public officials moving to the private sector may take insider info with them or attempt to influence former colleagues. This can undermine the public's trust in the 🇪🇺 administration and its work.

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Are there rules to prevent ?

EU rules range from temporary lobbying bans to forbidding officials from taking private sector posts if there is a strong conflict of interest risk.
The problem is they are not always enforced properly.

So what needs to change?

The 🇪🇺 administration should become more aware of how certain actions are perceived. This can help reduce problematic cases.
This would benefit both the EU administration and the public.

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