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Sustainable development | Brussels, 4 May 2016

Speech: Hearing on Environmental Goods Agreement

Today in the European Parliament, the European People’s Party group held a hearing on the trade negotiations for and Environmental Goods Agreement, at which Cecilia Malmström, the EU’s Trade Commissioner gave the keynote address.

She made a strong case for the potential environmental and economic benefits of the agreement, outlined what it needed to contain to create those benefits and urged all parties to move towards an ambitious result.


Read her speech

Report from the 13th round of negotiations for an Environmental Goods Agreement, May 2016

Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment on the Environmental Goods Agreement, March 2016