PSI calls for an FTT: RadioLabour interview with PSI General Secretary

20 February 2014
Rosa Pavanelli FTT
PSI is calling for the implementation of a Financial Transactions Tax (FTT). PSI's General Secretary, Rosa Pavanelli, describes the FTT and how it would apply in Europe in an interview on RadioLabour.

RadioLabour interview with PSI's General Secretary, Rosa Pavanelli, here.

RadioLabour report in Italian, here.

This week, French President François Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are meeting to discuss the economic situation in Europe. One of the items that will be discussed is the Financial Transactions Tax (or Robin Hood Tax).

PSI is calling on EU leaders to implement a broad-based financial transactions tax in order to fund vital public services and decent jobs necessary to end poverty and inequality, support sustainable development and address climate change.

See statement by PSI General Secretary Rosa Pavanelli here.

Tax justice must be put into action to end poverty, inequality and climate change. Join the global movement calling for a Robin Hood Tax in Europe and sign the petition here.

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