Public Affairs Overview

AmCham Germany’s public affairs and government relations activities revolve around the work of six specialized policy committees.

The policy committees constitute AmCham Germany's forum for discussing and defining policy recommendations on critical transatlantic business and government issues. They are the voice of transatlantic business and foster the dialogue between AmCham Germany’s member companies and decision-makers in Berlin, Brussels and Washington, DC as well as other stakeholders in politics, business and civil society. Position statements and press releases are developed in order to deliver members' opinions to government, the public and relevant stakeholders.

The policy committees of AmCham Germany are membership-led and membership-driven. The commitment of our member companies enables AmCham Germany to advocate a healthy business climate in Germany, making AmCham Germany a well-respected voice on transatlantic business among all relevant policy-makers.

News

Committees

A&D Committee Meeting with Dr. Tobias Lindner (The Alliance 90/The Greens)

On March 10, AmCham Germany's Aerospace & Defense Committee members met with Dr. Tobias Lindner (The Greens/Bündnis90 die Grünen), member of the…

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Current Trade Matters

Trade is high up on the policy agenda: Whether international trade negotiations, tensions between large economies, or updates on the work of the World…

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Green Deal: Expectations, Impacts and Requirements

How do businesses react to the Green Deal? We had the opportunity to talk to our member Ursula Menhart (Shell) and asked her what she thinks about the…

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Policy Committee Overview

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Briefing: EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement Invalid

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Positionspapier EU-Ratspräsidentschaft (Juni 2020)

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Position Paper EU Council Presidency (June 2020)

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Briefing: California Consumer Privacy Act (Mai 2020)

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