General introduction

TTIP covers many issues that impact citizens across the EU and USA. In this section you'll find articles, analysis and opinion pieces covering a range of concerns, themes and issues. Use the filter buttons to choose particular themes or languages.

16 April 2014

Mehrheit des Parlaments stimmt für eine Verordnung zu Investor-Staat-Klagen - Grüne kritisieren das Ergebnis scharf

Wir Grünen sind gegen die Aufnahme von ISDS in Handelsabkommen, so wie das die EU aktuell in den Abkommen mit Singapur, Kanada und den USA plant. more

16 April 2014

Grand majority of Parliament votes in favour of a regulation on investor-state lawsuits - Greens sharply criticise the result

Greens are against the inclusion of ISDS in trade agreements, as the EU is currently planning in the agreements with Singapore, Canada and the United States more

14 April 2014

The false promise of EU-US trade talks

Rather than represent ‘the cheapest stimulus package you can imagine’ the deal is a distraction that is unlikely to significantly boost growth. more

14 April 2014

Commission to host stakeholder meeting on investment protection in TTIP

Meeting to discuss the online consultation and exchange views will be on May 13th in Brussels. more

09 April 2014

‘Limited economic gains and considerable downside risks’ - new study challenges optimistic groupthink on EU-US trade deal.

Job displacement, social costs and revenue losses under TTIP cannot be left unaddressed by policy-makers. more

04 April 2014

Trade Agreements? The EU can do better than this

Italy's upcoming presidency of the EU and the European Elections are opportunities to change the approach of transatlantic relations. more

03 April 2014

Busting the EPP’s Mythbuster: half-truths are not the full story with TTIP

The EPP and all groups in the European Parliament need to be more cautious and vigilant about the TTIP deal more

03 April 2014

Ttip, tutto quello che non sappiamo

C’è un altro modo di costruire un’auspicabile alleanza transatlantica? more

01 April 2014

Why the time is right to acknowledge what is wrong with investor-state dispute settlement

Clever drafting of an ISDS clause in TTIP is unlikely to reduce any of the risks. more

27 March 2014

Public consultation on ISDS investor protection launched today

90 days to cement public opposition against plans for investor-only safeguards in TTIP. more