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.

29 September 2014

TTIP's energy chapter: a key to "lock-in" climate chaos

Guest blog: Not only would the inclusion of an energy chapter fail to address energy security in the EU, it will also create bigger, potentially catastrophic, problems for the future. more

29 September 2014

Malmström embroiled in fresh ISDS controversy as EP hearing commences

Tough questions ahead for future trade commissioner after weekend of flip-flopping more

25 September 2014

Oh Canada! CETA killed off the FQD

What you won’t hear at this week’s EU-Canada summit more

22 September 2014

The ECI rejection: a silver-lining on a dark cloud?

The Commission’s own-goal may only serve to bolster citizens’ determination more

22 September 2014

EU Ombudsman opens public consultation on transparency in TTIP

Public are invited to submit proposals by October 31 more

17 September 2014

TTIP and TiSA: big pressure to trade away privacy

Analysis for Statewatch by Ralf Bendrath more

17 September 2014

Investor State Dispute Settlement dominates CETA debate in Strasbourg

MEPs raise doubts on whether Canadian deal will pass Parliament scrutiny in 2015 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

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