This self-censorship makes effective consultation and accountability impossible.
Research shows that effective consultation can lead to better decision making and a smoother implementation of decisions and proposals, boosting productivity.
The Planning Act puts effective public consultation and participation at the heart of the new planning regime.
These summits have permitted effective consultations, offered the opportunity to launch initiatives and to strengthen international cooperation.
There is much more effective consultation between the Lord Chancellor and the Bar.
In determining the tolerability or otherwise of a given risk, promote effective consultation with those who may be exposed, where this is practical.
Instead, there were no federal political institutions, and indeed not even formal procedures for effective consultation.
There has been effective consultation between the different rapporteurs and the Commission.
Again recently, the management reaffirmed its intention to enter into effective consultations with workers' representatives at all levels.
Under the treaty, more effective consultations with local and regional authorities and their associations are required.