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European Union presents draft Directive on whistleblower protection

April 23, 2018

In one of the most important steps towards the recognition and support of European whistleblowers, the European Commission today presented their draft proposal for a European Directive on Whistleblower…

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Is the European Commission increasing its pace in introducing horizontal whistleblower protection?

March 14, 2018

During the latest meeting of the European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE), European Commissioner Vera Jourova has confirmed the finalizing of a legislative proposal…

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Countries’ Laws Across EU Don’t Meet International Standards For Protection

March 12, 2018

European countries’ whistleblower laws provide mixed results when rated against international standards, a new report series shows. The report series scores whistleblower protections across Europe against…

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The EU Commission has not kept its promise to whistleblowers

January 26, 2018

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker promised to pass a bill which would ensure the Europe-wide protection of whistleblowers, campaigners from «A Change of Direction»​, a network of NGOs and research…

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Victory for Antoine Deltour

January 17, 2018

The case of LuxLeaks whistleblower Antoine Deltour has taken a new turn: On January 11, the Luxembourg Court of Cassation handed down its verdict overruling a decision taken in March 2017, which had sentenced…

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European Union to make significant step towards whistleblower protection

October 30, 2017

On October 24, supporters of whistleblower protection achieved a historic victory: In its recent plenary sitting, the European Parliament adopted the report on “Legitimate measures to protect whistle-blowers…

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How to protect Spanish military whistleblowers?

July 18, 2017

Being a whistleblower in Spain is tough: As already the case of Ana Garrido has shown, speaking up about wrongdoing comes at a high personal price in the kingdom. But with corruption continuously impairing…

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PANA & JURI: Whistleblowing on the Agenda

June 23, 2017

The struggle to protect whistleblowers across the EU has reached the next level. On Wednesday, 21 June, members of both the Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion (PANA)…

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