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  1.    The Value of Advertising (2017)
    Value of advertising

    The Value of Advertising (2017)

    The Value of Advertising quantifies the economic impact of advertising, both across Europe and in a selection of other developed…

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  2. Value of advertisingData-driven marketing

    5 marketing predictions for 2017

    After an intense 2016, the WFA staff share their 5 predictions for what the next 12 months hold for marketers.

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  3. Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Bridging the data protection gap

    In November this year, more than 1000 people attended the International Association of Privacy Professionals annual conference in…

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  4.    Webinar: AVMSD revision
    Self-regulation

    Webinar: AVMSD revision

    Everything you need to know about the revision of the EU AVMS Directive from the marketers' perspective

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  5.    APEC continues focus on ad standards
    Self-regulation

    APEC continues focus on ad standards

    On 22 and 23 August 2016, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) held its third workshop on advertising standards in Lima,…

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  6.    Compendium of ad fraud knowledge for media investors
    Ad fraud & verificationProgrammaticAd blockingData & analytics

    Compendium of ad fraud knowledge for media investors

     The intention of this compendium is to raise awareness of ad fraud among brand owners and to provide the knowledge and best…

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  7.    Implementation Guide for Marketing Communications to Children Commitment
    Self-regulationMarketing to childrenData collection & privacy

    Implementation Guide for Marketing Communications to Children Commitment

    Initiated by the World Federation of Advertisers and The Consumer Goods Forum, this tool aims to help the retailer and manufacturer…

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  8. Alcohol marketing

    Alcohol Marketing: 2015 Year in Review

    In June, the Responsible Marketing Pact, WFA’s flagship programme on responsible alcohol marketing, officially came into…

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  9.    Digital Governance Exchange: Priorities for 2016
    Digital policy

    Digital Governance Exchange: Priorities for 2016

    WFA’s Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) benchmark results looking at brand marketers digital governance priorities for 2016 as…

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  10.    Delivering Value to Consumers from data
    Digital policyData collection & privacyData-driven marketing

    Delivering Value to Consumers from data

    Embracing the potential of data whilst securing sustainable flows for the future remains one of the biggest challenges facing the…

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  11.    Keeping a cool head amidst bulging waistlines
    Food marketing

    Keeping a cool head amidst bulging waistlines

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  12.    7 Deadly Sins of Marketing
    Ad blockingBrand purposeBrand reputationConsumer insight

    7 Deadly Sins of Marketing

     New research conducted for the WFA has identified the seven key ways that brand marketing is most likely to annoy consumers.…

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  1. WFA’s Transparency in Political Advertising Task Force brings together policy leads within WFA membership to discuss, plan and develop advocacy and outreach on the EU proposal on the transparency and targeting of political advertising.

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  2. Meeting for global/regional media directors or similar

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  3. For senior experts from a broad range of functions, including marketing, legal, policy and compliance.

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  4. WFA’s Green Claims in Advertising Task Force brings together policy leads within WFA membership to discuss, plan and develop advocacy and outreach on the EU proposal on greenwashing and the upcoming EU proposal on the substantiation of green claims.

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  5. Open to all GARM members

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  6. WFA’s data ethics workshops aim to operationalise the key recommendations put forward in the CMO Guide to Data Ethics in Practice  

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