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Public service principles for the EU civil service

​"Bearing the principles in mind can help civil servants to understand and apply rules correctly, and guide them towards the right decision in situations where they should exercise judgment.", P. Nikiforos Diamandouros, European Ombudsman.

The European Ombudsman's Office has published a brochure containing five public service principles that should guide the conduct of EU civil servants.

The electronic version in 23 languages is now accessible here