EU Investment Policy

100 organizations from around the world call on Ecuador to defend its sovereignty against ISDS!

Ecuador must defend its right to say NO to international investment tribunals and to the privileges afforded to foreign investors The undersigned organizations strongly encourage the people of Ecuador to vote NO to arbitration on April 21st! Investor-State dispute settlement…
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EU Mercosur

Solidarity with Mercosur Allies as President Milei Inaugurated in Argentina

As the self-proclaimed anarcho-capitalist, Javier Milei is sworn in as President of Argentina, who wants to cut social spending and labour rights  and sign the EU-Mercosur trade agreement as soon as possible, movements and organizations from Europe express their solidarity…
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Energy Charter Treaty

New Legal Analysis: EU States remaining in ECT risk financial liability for EU decisions

The European Trade Justice Coalition, along with allies, has commissioned a new legal study on the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT): Photo by Antonio Feregrino on Unsplash The paper looks at the question of what will happen to EU Member States…
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Activities

Civil society actions around the EU-CELAC summit, 17th and 18th of July – Conference, Protest, Strategy Meeting

During the EU-CELAC summit in Brussels in the 17th and 18th of July, the trade justice movement from Europe and Latin America came together. In parallel to the official summit between heads of the state from Latin America, the Caribbean…
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EU Chile

Civil Society Statement – Stop unjust trade – Stop EU-Mercosur, EU-Chile and EU-Mexico

+++Español abajo/Português abaixo/Deutsch weiter unten/Francais ci-dessous+++ Stop unjust trade – Stop EU-Mercosur, EU-Chile and EU-Mexico Ahead of the EU-CELAC summit between the EU member States and Latin American & Caribbean States we, the coalition “Stop EU-Mercosur” as well as the…
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Activities

Conference – A new EU-Latin America trade relationship for the 21st Century

+++Español abajo/Português abaixo+++ A new EU-Latin America trade relationship for the 21st Century Conference in the European Parliament parallel to the EU-CELAC summit Date: 17 July 2023  Where: in the European Parliament with hybrid participation - SPAAK 1A2, Rue Wiertz…
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EU trade strategy

The EU must U-turn its trade policy – new Raw Materials Act (CRMA) helps cement an unjust world order

We, civil society organisations advocating for trade justice worldwide, are deeply concerned about the European Union's strategy for accessing critical materials, recently published in a new Critical Raw Materials Act (CRMA). The Act reveals that the EU's priority is to…
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