Geopolitics

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.

25 April 2017

Four words: ‘don’t do it, Europe.’

Reviving TTIP would be an act of gross self-harm more

22 April 2016

Open letter to President Obama

Re: Hannover Industrial Fair Visit, April 23 2016 more

24 June 2015

Bruised ‘Fast-track’ scrapes past US Senate, as outcry mirrored on both sides of the Atlantic

US Congress and European Parliament both wide-awake to trade concerns more

07 April 2015

TTIP: Do the Geopolitical arguments stack up?

Discussing TTIP's role in relation to EU integration, growth, transnational corporations, China's containment, the developing world, and the multilateral trade process with Reinhard Bütikofer more

20 November 2014

Despite their own doubts, EU governments press ahead with TTIP

Council statement due on November 21 highlights unanimous support of European governments more

21 October 2014

Interim Agreement: gone but not forgotten

While negotiators still publicly back a ‘comprehensive’ deal, dropping the Italian proposal may not be the end of the story more

04 September 2014

‘Interim agreement’ first indication that TTIP reevaluation has begun

The ambition wanes as Italian Presidency moves to lower expectations more

09 June 2014

TTIP in the headlines

News from June 2 - 8 more

23 February 2014

TTIP agenda does not represent the kind of transatlantic alliance we want

‘Real risks’ push European Greens to oppose TTIP agenda. more

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