A new European Commission and Parliament is a difficult enough challenge at the best of times. Throw in a global pandemic and it could seem daunting. Advocating to protect your policy interests may not seem an urgent priority at a time of crisis, but it still matters. As the political and business communities continue to focus on managing public concerns and the immediate implications of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, the day-to-day advocacy programme continues, albeit under very different circumstances.
So, how is Brussels adapting to these extraordinary times. What should you be prioritising?
Petra Wilson, a Senior Advisor in the healthcare team and Hans Hack head of the FTI Consulting Brussels office discusses.