International Actions on the TPPA Negotiations in May

People on five continents took action leading up to the Lima negotiations, with a focus on World Fair Trade Day on May 11.

In Australia there were protests in Sydney and Melbourne.Photos are at

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Australian-Fair-Trade-and-Investment-Netw...

Educational events about the TPP took place in the United States in Minneapolis, Portland, Seattle, St Louis, Washington. Detroit, New York, Berkley, San Antonio, Chicago and Tampa.

In Canada there was a community assembly in Toronto and a speaker's tour throughout British Columbia.

There was a major TPP demonstration in Tokyo, Japan; an earlier rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; a teach-in in Wellington and banner drops in Auckland, New Zealand; and, of course, educational events and a rally outside the TPP negotiations themselves in Lima, Peru.

See http://www.citizen.org/round-17-lima