Roque specified the Human Rights Watch (and) Amnesty International as some lobby groups
and the Open Society Institute (OSI) which funds them.
The lobby groups
argue six slots given to women translate to 21 per cent of the 23-member Cabinet, the President, his deputy and Attorney General included.
Findlay and Wellisz (1982, 1983) develop a model where the action of two opposing lobby groups
determine commercial policy, but the free rider problem is assumed away.
They argue that industry lobby groups
will favor inefficient pollution control because this leads to an increase in the level of protection.
Lawyers for the Non-Smokers Rights' Association, said the new rules could discriminate against smaller and poorer lobby groups
The meetings involving independent non-executive directors will take place with major institutional investors and lobby groups
such as the Association of British Insurers and the National Association of Pension Funds.
His appointment as stand-in director general of the business lobby group
follows the sacking of David Lennan last month.
Notwithstanding the interventions of the Durham Catholic School Board, and the heroic efforts of three small lobby groups
, there were important segments of the local church that were completely dumb on the issue, and some which indirectly assisted the outcome.
He pointed out that some lobby groups
take advantage to launch intense campaigns before the legislative proposals have been tabled.
Summary: The draft proposal to ban the use of four antibiotics in animal feed, which the European Commission announced last month in response to pressure from Member States and lobby groups
concerned that over-use of antibiotics could lead to more resistant bacteria, will now be passed on to the Farm Council.