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What is hidden in the Transatlantic Partnership (TTIP)?

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What is hidden in the Transatlantic Partnership (TTIP)?

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a free trade and investment agreement between the EU and the USA which is being negotiated at this moment. But what is hidden behind this agreement? [...]

May 14, 2014

When water is for sale

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When water is for sale

The privatisation of state water companies around the world almost always has one common denominator: it is made ​​under the pressure of international lenders in countries with large debt or under the pressure of multinational corporations and politicians in countries with a strong economy. The dominant argument is that the state takes too long to [...]

November 13, 2012 Author: Fragkiska Megaloudi