Difference between revisions of "International agreements"

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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTO WTO] - World Trade Organisation
 
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WTO WTO] - World Trade Organisation
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* International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/Index.jsp official page]
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** useful [https://icsid.worldbank.org/ICSID/FrontServlet list of bilateral agreements] since the early 70s.
 
*GATT - General Agreement Tariffs and Trade
 
*GATT - General Agreement Tariffs and Trade
 
*IMF - International Monetary Fund
 
*IMF - International Monetary Fund
 
*World Bank  
 
*World Bank  
 
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Revision as of 15:15, 28 April 2014


There is the beginning of a list of international agreements (beyond intra-European agreements), concluded, abandoned or re-surrected that touch on LQDN dossiers, in particular copyirght and personal data. Separate from the national legislative projects, and the European-wide projects, these international agreements can put in place mechanisms in favour or detrimental to citizen freedom.

  • ACTA - Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (rejected by the European Parliament in 2006) between the US and the EU.
  • CETA - Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (negotiation finished in 2013) between Canada and the EU.
  • GATS - General Agreement on Trade in Services (in force since 1995) between WTO members.
  • TAFTA - Transatlantic Free Trade Agreement (also known as TTIP) (2013 - ) between the US and the EU.
  • TiSA - Trade in Services Agreement - (2013 - ) between some WTO members.
  • TRIPS - Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (in force since 1994 with GATT) between WTO members.


Organisations involved

  • WTO - World Trade Organisation
  • International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) official page
  • GATT - General Agreement Tariffs and Trade
  • IMF - International Monetary Fund
  • World Bank
  • ...