The ROI of Global Public Affairs: What, How and Why

22 Jul, 2016

Defining and demonstrating the value of global public affairs tends to be a frustrating topic for those working in the field. In order to communicate the value of the function effectively to management and internal stakeholders, it’s important to examine the “what,” “how” and “why” of ROI.

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An Update on Public Affairs in Russia

13 Jan, 2016

Our guide covers the basics of public affairs in Russia, as well as recent economic and political developments that could affect your function’s operations in the region — and how to respond accordingly.

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The Value of CSR in International Public Affairs

13 Jan, 2016

Read about several successful examples of projects that match an organization’s core skills, products and CSR focus with the specific needs of the communities in which they operate.

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Engaging Conversations

18 Dec, 2013

In the past 20 years, traditional strategies for improving corporate reputations, serving communities or influencing government policy have undergone a fundamental shift. One-way communication is out. Stakeholder engagement is in. Here's a look at how companies are focusing on meaningful engagement.

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What Is the State of Public Affairs in the EU? [VIDEO]

01 Jul, 2013

The EU public affairs landscape has changed dramatically over the past 15 years; and now, a strategic approach is even more crucial there than in other regions. Click above for insights on navigating the EU from Benno van der Laan, director at Interel Consulting.

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A Compass for Launching Public Affairs Initiatives in Countries Where PA Is Foreign Territory

29 Nov, 2012

As the world’s economies grow more interdependent, public affairs is crossing borders it has never reached before, and practitioners find themselves negotiating rather unfamiliar terrain. In the July 12, 2011 issue of the Journal of Public Affairs, Public Affairs Council Senior Advisor Fruzsina M. Harsanyi and Susan Schmidt, a...

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