<div dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-b2e53f28-ff3b-78be-bd3a-ab2a1d646627"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Dear Member Organisations, dear Activists of FYEG,</span></p>

<div><br></div></span><div><span><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">With this email we want to do one thing:</span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><b><i>We want to ask you to take part in the Decentralised European Day of Action against TTIP/TiSA and CETA on the 11 October this year. </i></b></span></p>

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<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">A coalition of many Civil Society Organisations in Europe is </span><a href="http://www.s2bnetwork.org/themes/eus-free-trade-agreements/eu-us-transatlantic-trade-and-investment-partnership-ttip.html" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">calling </span></a><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">for this Day of Action for all over Europe. EU Trade Commissioner DeGucht always dismisses criticism by saying, that most of the EU citizens would be in favor of the agreement. Lets show him that we are against it and we are everywhere!</span></p>

<br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:italic;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">What can you do?</span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Inform yourself</span></p></li><ol style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type:lower-alpha;font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline">

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Get some ideas for what TTIP/TISA/CETA are about!</span></p></li>

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<a href="http://corporateeurope.org/international-trade" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">About Trade in general</span></a></p>

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<a href="http://www.fyeg.org/news/stopttip" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Short info</span></a><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> about TTIP from Jeunes Ecologists and FYEG</span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Read our resolution from our last General Assembly which is attached and you can find it on our website.</span></p></li></ol></ol><br>

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<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Get in contact with your local networks against TTIP</span><span style="background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">. </span></p>

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<span style="text-decoration:underline;background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><a href="http://www.bilaterals.org/?les-peuples-l-environnement-et-la" style="text-decoration:none">Here </a></span><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">and </span><span style="background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><a href="http://www.stop-ttip-ceta-tisa.eu/supporting-groups-2/" style="background-color:transparent;text-decoration:none">here </a></span><span style="background-color:transparent;white-space:pre-wrap;line-height:1.15">you can find some organisations that are involved in the work against TTIP/CETA and TiSA</span></p>

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<a href="http://www.stop-ttip-ceta-tisa.eu/find-an-action-near-you/" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Here </span></a><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> </span><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">you can find actions that are already planned (not too many yet, so you can create more)</span></p>

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<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Plan your own Action</span></p></li><ol style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt">

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Engage in your local group to do an action against these trade agreements. </span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type:lower-alpha;font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline">

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">You can use an action that we proposed in the election campaign. Find them below under `PS´</span></p>

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<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Inform your Members about this Day of Action and ask them to join them</span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">You could translate this email in your language and send it to your membership</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type:lower-alpha;font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline">

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">You can be much more creative than this boring email :) </span></p>

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<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Show us what you did</span></p></li><ol style="margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt">

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">We would love to know, if you plan something, please inform us</span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type:lower-alpha;font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline">

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">If you have pictures from your actions,  we would be happy if you could share them with us</span></p>

</li></ol></ol><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">These trade agreements are pushing the interests of big business against our rights. They are not about trade, they are about democracy, environmental and social standards, privatisation and about global justice. Lets stop them!</span></p>

<div><br></div><div><span><i><b><br></b></i></span></div><div><span><i><b>Note on the general activities:</b></i></span></div><div><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Our Executive Committee has just finished its retreat and we came up with many ideas. As we decided on our General Assembly, </span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">we want to use the next year for a campaign against the upcoming trade agreements, TTIP, CETA, TiSA</span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">. All of these agreements will have terrible impacts on our anyway bad state of democracy, but there are many more bad aspects to them. </span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">The campaign will consist of two aspects: </span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">information campaign to get all young greens in Europe well prepared for the upcoming debates and struggles; </span></p></li><li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type:disc;font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline">

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">collecting signatures to support the European Citicen´s Intiative against TTIP and CETA </span></p>

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<span style="background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">occasionally we want to inform you also about common actions of the European movement against these Trade agreements.</span></p></li>

</ul></div><div><br></div><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Thanks for considering taking part in these actions!</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><b>Julia and Micha</b></span></p>

<div><br></div><div><br></div><div><b>PS: Here the Action Suggestions</b></div><div><b><br></b></div><div><span id="docs-internal-guid-b2e53f28-ff52-4388-eeef-d50410908107"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt">

<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Name: No TTIP</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt">

<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Number of people: </span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Large group</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Material:</span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> 2 (camping) tables, stuff to put on the tables, flyers on TTIP, information on GMO products, banners, paints</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">How/What</span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">: Place two tables on the streets, on one of them, put a basket with some local food and some different signs, held up by people saying “local organic food”, “labour standards”, “consumer’s protection”, Have a sign “Europe without TTIP”. On the other table there are pictures of GMO food, and writings like “free banks”, “chlorified chicken”, “infrastructure privatization” etc. Have the sign “Europe TTIP”. Ask pedestrians, which one they like more, and give them some flyers/ info material. You can tell them also about the position of the Greens on TTIP.</span></p>

<br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">TTIP: How low can you go.</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Number of People:</span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> About 10</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Material: </span><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">one limbo-stick; Music; people dressed as persons involved in TTIP negotiations. A banner which says “TTIP: How low can you go”</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">How/What: </span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Persons that are involved in the TTIP negotiations (e.g. Obama/Jean Claude Juncker/Your own Government (if Greens are not in Government :P) hold a stick on which it is written  one or more of “Environmental Standards; Social Standards; Democracy”. People dance Limbo and try to go under the limbo stick. The bad guys are lowing the stick in a way that the ones who try to dance under it fall. Dont forgot to invite the press; take good pictures, bring some information material</span></p>

<p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Find a </span><a href="http://ttip2014.eu/blog-detail/blog/Green%20rally%20summit.html" style="text-decoration:none"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;background-color:transparent;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">video </span></a><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">here we did the action here</span></p>

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