Food & Farming

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 March 2015

Trade secrets can harm your health, your environment, your career

The European Parliament is now discussing a draft proposal of the European Commission to establish a EU directive on trade secrets. Right now the protection of trade secrets is left up to Member States. more

24 February 2015

TTIP: a threat to animal welfare and rights

Animal rights defenders need to speak up says Florent Marcellesi, EQUO’s European Parliament spokesman & Lluvia Rojo, actress and member of EQUO Animal Rights more

03 December 2014

TTIP Talks: What's Cooking?

Producers of good food and farming practices need to keep a keen eye on the EU-US talks more

14 October 2014

Decentralised Day of Action: highlights in images

450 events in 24 EU member states, involving thousands of EU citizens. So what did the day of action against TTIP, CETA and TiSA look like? more

11 October 2014

Pan-European protests on TTIP, CETA and TiSA take place today.

Hundreds of thousands expected to attend events in cities across Europe today more

12 September 2014

Commission pushes ISDS for CETA despite remaining concerns

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

15 July 2014

Citizens' voice must be heard; Greens/EFA backs new European Citizens' Initiative

Initiative aims to repeal the negotiation mandate for TTIP & CETA more

09 July 2014

New Commission President's claim for a “fair and balanced” TTIP

Greens question Juncker's priorities today at European Parliament hearing today more

02 July 2014

Should TTIP rewrite our laws? Business groups think so.

Industry is using the trade deal as a shopping list for deregulation. more

06 June 2014

30 Reasons why Greens oppose TTIP

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership raises a whole host of concerns in a variety of areas. In no particular order, here's a list of some of the reasons why we are currently against the deal. more

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