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  1. The shape of trade to come

    28 June 2017 - Event

    TNI is holding a three day event together with Seattle to Brussels and the Rosa-Luxemburg Stiftung about what the shape of trade to come should be in and between Latin America and Europe. 

  2. América Latina y la Unión Europea: ¿Qué modelo comercial para el futuro?

    28 June 2017 - Event

    El TNI, en colaboración con la Red Seattle to Brussels y la Fundación Rosa Luxemburg, organiza un foro de tres días sobre el futuro del modelo comercial entre América Latina y la Unión Europea.

  3. Local politics enters the global contest

    Sol Trumbo Vila
    19 May 2016
    Article

    European municipalities join the battle against TTIP to protect sovereignty and public services, demonstrating how to take political initiative and build an alternative economy

  4. ttip_referendum

    Na Oekraïne is nu referendum over handelsverdrag TTIP in de maak

    13 May 2016
    In the media

    de Volksrant -  Over het handelsverdrag met Oekraïne is nog maar net gestemd of er lijkt een nieuw referendum in de maak. Tegenstanders van het Amerikaans-Europese handelsverdrag TTIP (en van CETA, de Canadese evenknie), zeggen bezig te zijn met de voorbereidingen voor een raadgevend referendum.

  5. 'Handelsverdrag TTIP mag mens en milieu niet schaden'

    16 April 2016
    In the media

    NU.nl -  Het Amerikaans-Europese handelsverdrag TTIP mag mens en milieu niet gaan schaden. Daarom moet dat vooraf goed worden onderzocht, adviseert de Sociaal-Economische Raad (SER) vrijdag.

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    Referendum over TTIP in de maak

    16 April 2016
    In the media

    Fok! - Nu we er toch lekker inzitten, kunnen we net zo goed doodleuk doorgaan. Wellicht ten overvloede willen we er de Fok!kers op wijzen dat er is opnieuw een referendum in de maak is, deze keer over een onderwerp dat wel erg belangrijk is de nabije toekomst. Meer Democratie, foodwatch, Milieudefensie en het Transnational Institute zijn krabbels aan het verzamelen, teneinde een referendum tegen het TTIP en het CETA-verdrag te organiseren.

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    Nieuwe referenda op komst

    07 April 2016
    In the media

    Telegraaf - Nieuwe referenda zijn in aantocht. Dat kondigen de organisaties aan die volksraadplegingen voorbereiden over de handelsakkoorden CETA (tussen de EU en Canada) en TTIP (met de VS).

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    'Ook referendum over TTIP en CETA'

    06 April 2016
    In the media

    Het Parool - Geïnspireerd door het referendum over het associatieverdrag tussen de Europese Unie en Oekraïne, hebben een aantal organisaties het Platform TTIP Referendum opgericht om ook hierover de mening van de Nederlandse bevolking te vragen.

  9. Meerderheid stemt tegen

    06 April 2016
    In the media

    BNR - Lees ons liveblog terug met de laatste standen van de opkomstpercentages, reacties uit de politiek en meer.

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    MEPs called on to support trade and investment rules that work for people and the planet

    02 April 2014
    Press release

    The Alternative Trade Mandate pledge campaign was launched on 2 April in Brussels, calling on European Parliament election candidates to make EU trade and investment policy serve people and the planet, not just the profit of a few large corporations.

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    Videos: Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Article

    In November 2013 the Alternative Trade Mandate was launched. Hear some attendees tell of their reasons to support.

    For fairer and more democratic societies, people need to claim control over the EU’s trade and investment policy processes. We need to change EU’s trade and investment policies and the way in which decisions are made.

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    Ska Keller about the Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Multi-media

    Ska Keller : “Now we’re actually having an alternative, and this is extremely useful that i will daily use at my work in the Trade Committee”.

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    Paul Murphy about the Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Multi-media

    Paul Murphy : “If we educate ourselves, if we educate others, then we can have a lot of power.”

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    Bruno Ciccaglione about the Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Multi-media

    As former coordinator of the Seattle to Brussels Network, Bruno was involved in the ATM process from its very beginning. He highlights the key aspects of the alternatives promoted by the ATM Alliance, and emphazises the democratic control as a central issue of our campaign.

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    Charles Santiago about the Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Multi-media

    As member of the Malaysian Parliament, Charles Santiago has been actively engaged in the struggles against the EU-ASEAN free trade agreement, arguing that it undermines people and government’s rights and sovereignty. Today, he explains us why the candidates to the European Parliament have the responsability to take a position.

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    Joao Camargo about the Alternative Trade Mandate

    11 March 2014
    Multi-media

    Joao Camargo attended the launch event of the Alternative Trade Mandate in November 2013. He shared his experience based on the struggles against austerity policies in Portugal.

  17. Trade: time for a new vision

    26 November 2013
    Report

    For fairer and more democratic societies, people need to claim control over the EU’s trade and investment policy processes. We need to change EU’s trade and investment policies and the way in which decisions are made.

  18. Alternative Trade Mandate

    24 April 2013
    Article

    The Alternative Trade Mandate Alliance is an alliance of currently almost 50 organisations, developing an alternative vision of European trade policy that puts people and planet before big business.

  19. Lucía Bárcena

    Profile
    Project Officer

    Lucia Barcena joined TNI in March 2019. She is a Spanish-Mexican who has specialized in trade and investment policies and in monitoring and evaluation. She holds a Masters Degree in International Cooperation for Development from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Before joining TNI she worked as the trade campaigner for Ecologistas en Accion in Spain. Also, she has worked as an...