European fundraising associations to lobby MEPs over EU data protection proposals
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European fundraising associations to lobby MEPs over EU data protection proposals

24 Nov 2014 | Jenna Pudelek

The Institute of Fundraising has met with fundraising associations across Europe to discuss how to lobby against proposed EU data protection legislation that could damage fundraising.

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