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The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and why we Oppose it

York People's Assembly

What is the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) ?

The TTIP is a scheme organized by international big business to gain access to public budgets. It’s a trade treaty that is being negotiated in secret between the European Union (EU) and The United States of America (US), and what knowledge there is of negotiations comes from leaked papers.

Your elected representatives, the Members of the European Parliament (MEP), only get to vote yes or no after the negotiations are completed!

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