TTIP: overview

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a proposed EU-US free trade agreement currently being negotiated. With tariffs between the two economic blocks at historic lows, the negotiations are focussing on dismantling other ‘barriers to trade’. A key aim for the TTIP is to bring rules and regulations on both sides of the Atlantic …

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TTIP: letters

2015 Letter to President Obama urging for more transparency in US-EU free trade deal negotiations Letter to United States Trade Representative demanding release of texts in TTIP Letter to US and EU trade chiefs to call for publication of negotiation texts 2014 TACD response to European Ombudsman’s Public Consultation on transparency of TTIP Letter to incoming …

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TACD responds to USTR anouncement of Public Interest Advisory Committee

TACD has responded to the US Trade Representative (USTR) proposal for a new public interest trade advisory committee, which would provide input to trade negotiations such as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). The new committee would include members from consumer protection, international development and public health organizations. “TACD has been asking for more …

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