EU-US trade deal The interests of people and the planet must be put before the interests of big business

8 July 2014

A leaked European Union document published today by the Washington Post exposes the dangerous direction the trade deal between the U.S. and the EU is taking when it comes to raw material and energy.

An EU-US trade deal will only be acceptable if it builds a better future for people and the environment. A deal must not lead to a weaker protection for the environment and citizens. It must not give corporations more rights than citizens.

 

Friends of the Earth Europe is working to raise awareness of the threats posed by the EU-US trade deal and to end the secrecy surrounding the talks.

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