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.

11 March 2014

All Give and No Take

Do those negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership have any interest in democracy? Here’s a test. more

11 March 2014

Protest Rally to take place in front of DG Trade, Brussels on Thursday

EU and US civil society organisations join forces to protest against corporate take over in TTIP more

10 March 2014

EU-US Free Trade: 4th round of talks begin today

Areas of disagreement “still larger than the common ground” as talks continue in Brussels. more

08 March 2014

REVEALED: EU position exposed in first leak by Green MEPs on secret EU-US TTIP negotiations

German MEPs Ska Kellar, Rebecca Harms, and Sven Giegold leak position paper in German in the name of transparency more

07 March 2014

Press release: New website raises awareness on EU’s controversial policies for investment protection

The site will look "behind closed doors" at EU free trade deals with US and Canada. more

06 March 2014


How the EU-US trade deal risks expanding fracking in Europe and the US more

05 March 2014

World's largest trade union demands immediate halt to TTIP negotiations

Leading German union in the engineering industry, IG Metall, calls the agreement "dangerous" fearing risks for consumers and workers. more

05 March 2014

Transatlantic Data Flows and the Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

How do we ensure Europe’s data-protection standards are maintained in the context of the transatlantic relationship- even in the face of the controversial Snowden revelations? 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

03 December 2013

“Managing Transparency”

Politicians and officials are desperately seeking to justify their transatlantic assault on democracy. more