Mar. 01, 2017
Speaking at the European Parliament TiSA intergroup meeting, Penny Clarke, said: ‘It has been a year since the European Parliament adopted a resolution which laid down a number of ‘red lines’ for TiSA,
Feb. 28, 2017
The focus of the update is on: The EP plenary vote on CETA (15 February 2017) and next steps. EC consultation on a Multilateral Investment Court (MIC). The recent stalling of TiSA negotiations. EU development policy and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Feb. 15, 2017
The Green 10 today urged MEPs voting on CETA in Strasbourg to reject the flawed EU-Canadian trade deal in an open letter
The coalition of trade unions and civil society grounds wrote: At noon today you will be voting on the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between the EU and Canada (CETA)
Feb. 10, 2017
In an open letter sent to all MEPs in the run-up to the vote on CETA on 15 February, the European Water Movement, Council of Canadians, Blue Planet Project, Food & Water Europe and Wasser in Burgerhand call on the European Parliament to vote against
Dec. 21, 2016
EU Domestic Advisory Group (DAG) calls on European Commission to open labour consultations on trade union rights pursuant to the EU-Korea FTA
In a new turn of events, the EU’s Domestic Advisory Groups (DAG) composed of social partners and civil society representatives has recommended that the European Commission initiates a formal consultation process provided for in the EU Korea Free Trade Agreement (FTA).