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.

12 September 2014

Commission pushes ISDS for CETA despite remaining concerns

Deal unlikely to be initialled as ambiguity over investor protection mechanism continues more

11 September 2014

Rejected: Commission scuppers European Citizens’ Initiative on TTIP, CETA

Campaigners accuse EU of 'stifling citizens' voices on secret deal' more

09 September 2014

A regulatory race to the bottom: fact or fiction?

Commission responds to Greens TTIP video, and is not pleased. more

04 September 2014

‘Interim agreement’ first indication that TTIP reevaluation has begun

The ambition wanes as Italian Presidency moves to lower expectations more

02 September 2014

What would a positive TTIP look like?

Opposition to TTIP across Europe is not anti-trade. Nor is it anti-American argues John Hilary more

25 August 2014

Chemical Industry using TTIP ‘to attack the precautionary principle’

Trade deal presents long-awaited opportunities for fresh assaults on regulation writes Axel Singhofen more

04 August 2014

EU Ombudsman steps up TTIP transparency pressure

Separate investigations into the Commission and Council launched more

27 July 2014

Did you take action on ISDS? EU Trade Commissioner says you didn’t.

Commission considering counting thousands of responses as “one”. more

17 July 2014

Do the Commission’s assurances on TTIP stack up?

Examining the issues of ISDS, public services and GMOs more

16 July 2014

A political issue whose time has come

TTIP is being dragged kicking and screaming into the light more