Revealed: The trade deal you’ve never heard of

Left Foot Forward

Published: 11th July 2017

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Key quote:

“When we step back and assess the vast implications that these deals have for ordinary citizens and for our environment, it is a scandal that the majority of people simply have no idea that they are taking place.

“As Greens, we will push for the JEFTA (Japan-EU fair trade agreement) negotiations to be made fully transparent and that any final deal is in line with both the Paris climate commitments and the Sustainable Development Goals, ensuring it works for the benefit of the poorest in the world, not just wealthy corporations.”