Trans-Pacific Partnership

New York Times oped slams foreign investor rights to sue governments (ISDS)

When Corporations Sue Governments December 3, 2014

 Manuel Pérez-Rocha wrtiing in the New York Times argues for  exclusion of foreign investor rights to sue governments in the Trans-Pacific  (TPP) and the Transatlantic (TTIP) trade deals, citing examples of growing opposition from Latin America, Europe  and the Asia Pacific

Stop TPP at the Brisbane G20

​AFTINET contributed to the Brisbane Community Action Network G20 People's Summit on November 13 and People's March on November 15. Dr Patricia Ranald provided a comprehensive presentation on the Trans-Pacific Partnership at a forum on the 13th, and the Stop TPP banner was in the 4,000-strong People's March in the heat of Saturday the 15th.