Proponents claim that TTIP will boost economic growth and create jobs on both sides of the Atlantic.
An increasing number of citizen initiatives, however, is organizing protest against TTIP. They claim that TTIP undermines democracy, consumer rights and environmental protection – achievements that European citizens have fought hard for for centuries.
At the same time, citizens are virtually excluded from decisions about TTIP – negotiations take place behind closed doors and drafts of the agreement are kept secret.Therefore we want to go in debate. What does TTIP propose? What are possible consequences of this agreement? How can we influence European politics?Come & discuss with us on the 26nd of November. Speakers are:
Date: Wednesday 26th of November
Location: Forum Building, C214
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