From L to R: Kevin Callinan (Deputy General Secretary IMPACT); Lynn Boylan  (MEP), Sinn Féin, Dublin; Ms Penny Clarke (Head of EU Policy, European Federation of Public Service Unions [EPSU]);
Ms Esther Lynch (Legislation & Legal Affairs Officer, Irish Congress of Trade Unions [ICTU]);
Michael Ewing (The Environmental Pillar)

Threat to environment from trade deal discussed at Trade Union seminar

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Michael Ewing, Coordinator of the Environmental Pillar, recently spoke at the TTIP Seminar as part of the IMPACT Divisional Conference, on 22nd May, 2015.  The presentation emphasised the core issues surrounding TTIP such as the ISDS (Investor-State Dispute Settlement) mechanism, transparency and regulatory coherence, and the main environmental concerns, relating to climate change, toxic food waste and chemicals. Also present …

Aisling KirwanThreat to environment from trade deal discussed at Trade Union seminar