Latest Bulletins: Bulletin #86 22 March 2016
Key Facts: Share the 2 sided Reasons not to Ratify the TPPA paper. It’s great as a handout for the public.
For a fuller explanation of the issues, read the Key Issues in the Final Text of the TPPA.
Fact Sheets: Our partner ActionStation has fact sheets on the TPPA.
Stickers: TPPA Free Zone stickers (13cm X 10cm) are available at $35 per 100. Tony Hartnett (firstname.lastname@example.org) has offered to collect up orders to send to the printer. Let him know if you want some.
T-Shirts: For a t-shirt pack either PM thru this FB page, or email email@example.com and specify Red or Black, Size, Men/Woman, and quantity. Cost is $30 for one, $55 for two. Postage included. They will then reply with IOFChch account number, and ask for your address. It works!
See the latest analysis and research on the TPPA Text page.
And some music – Tiki Taane at (9:22) Get up, stand up, No to TPPA.
10 ways TPPA bind NZ’s future choices (these were prepared before the final TPPA text was available):
Accessible introductions to the implications of the TPPA for New Zealand, prepared by It’s Our Future (these were prepared before the final text became available):
TPP Watch/It’s Our Future NZ bulletins
A fortnightly update on the TPPA for New Zealanders featuring news, resources, and opportunities for action.
Posters and flyers
Print these out and spread them wide!
A video we made explaining what the TPPA is, and what it will mean for New Zealand.
Why the Yes Men crashed the TPP negotiations.
Bernard Hickey interview with Lori Wallach from Public Citizen and Professor Jane Kelsey on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
RussiaToday interview with Lori Wallach.
TV3’s Think Tank: John Tamihere interviews Mike Smith, Syd Keepa (NZCTU), and Professor Jane Kelsey on the TPPA.
Great interview with Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, talking about everything that’s wong with the TPPA.
New Zealand cedes rights to foreign investors in trade talks, Radio NZ Morning Report 14 June 2012.
No Ordinary Deal: Unmasking the Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement, Jane Kelsey Ed. (2010, Bridget Williams Books).
A comprehensive edited volume on the TPPA, focusing on its implications for Australia and New Zealand.
TPPA booklet prepared for the Auckland negotiation round
US-based Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) section on the TPPA.
NZ-based Fair Deal collective against the intellectual property implications of the TPPA.
A plain-language introduction to the TPPA by Lisa Er, Founder of Lisa’s Hummus.
Investor-State” Disputes in Trade Pacts ThreatenFundamental Principles of National Judicial Systems – an April 2012 paper by Professor Jane Kelsey, School of Law, The University of Auckland, New Zealand and Lori Wallach, Director, Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch Division, Washington DC, USA.
NZ focused analysis of leaked TPPA intellectual property chapter by Public Citizen’s Global Access to Medicines Program.
New Zealand Sustainability Council powerpoint on TPPA and the environment
What’s all the fuss about the TPPA? A powerpoint from Professor Kelsey’s November 5 lecture at the University of Auckland.