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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.

07 April 2015

Crucial “red lines” crossed: why I voted against the TTIP-opinion

Pascal Durand discusses the opinion of the Committee for Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) more

31 March 2015

Remember ACTA? The Commission is using the same rhetoric for TTIP. And it's not going to work.

TTIP myths document "utterly fails" to address genuine concerns argues Max Andersson MEP more

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

23 January 2015

Lange’s ‘working document’ a showcase of S&D’s TTIP stance

Second largest group in the Parliament holds many TTIP cards. So what is their stance? more

29 October 2014

TTIP and the Jobs Question

Can the EU-US trade deal really deliver the ‘jobs miracle’ Europe needs? more

16 October 2014

Juncker veut en finir avec l'ISDS

Une information révèle que le nouveau président de la Commission planifierait de retirer du TAFTA le règlement des différends État-Investisseurs 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

17 July 2014

Do the Commission’s assurances on TTIP stack up?

Examining the issues of ISDS, public services and GMOs more

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