Archives: February 2015

e-news 13th February 2015

In this edition you can read about the Green’s success in securing an inquiry into the Lux Leaks tax avoidance scandal and a resolution proposed by the Greens on new legislation to ensure mandatory origin labelling for meat in processed foods. Also the latest on TTIP and why Greens are pressing for divestment in fossil fuels.

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UK Green MEP to join special committee investigating European tax avoidance

Molly will be part of a special committee that will investigate tax evasion and dumping in Europe following a vote today in the European Parliament.

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Greens warn ‘carbon bubble’ could be the next financial crisis

Greens are using Global Divestment Day to sound a warning over the so called ‘carbon bubble’.

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Green MEP Accuses UK Commissioner of Muddying Waters over Tax Transparency

Molly Scott Cato has accused UK Commissioner Jonathan Hill of blocking a plan to require greater tax transparency from multinational companies across the European Union.

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TTIP: the next round to the campaigners

An article about the recent visit of over 150 campaigners to Brussels to protest against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) trade deal between the US and EU.

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