New – 10 ways TPPA bind NZ’s future choices

General Impact

Procurement policy

Impact on State Owned Enterprises

Smokefree NZ 2025

Impact on Pharmac

Open government

Jobs and Employment Policy

Impact on Mining

The Hobbit law
Foreign Direct Investment

10 policies Emissions Trading Scheme

Information sheets

Accessible introductions to the implications of the TPPA for New Zealand, prepared by www.itsourfuture.org.nz

An overview of what the TPPA will mean for New Zealand

The implications of the TPPA for tobacco and alcohol regulation

The TPPA and access to medicines

The TPPA, genetic modification, and food safety

The TPPA and environmental protection in New Zealand

The TPPA and capital controls

Investor-State Dispute Settlement under the TPPA

The TPPA and environmental protection (2 page version)

Investor-State Dispute Settlement under the TPPA (2 page version)

The implications of the TPPA for tobacco and alcohol regulation (2 page version)

 

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!

Double-sided A5 flyer, 2 per sheet

Generic TPPA poster

TPPA and the environment poster

TPPA and health poster

 

Video

IoF video

A video we made explaining what the TPPA is, and what it will mean for New Zealand.

yes men

Why the Yes Men crashed the TPP negotiations.

hickey

Bernard Hickey interview with Lori Wallach from Public Citizen and Professor Jane Kelsey on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

lori

RussiaToday interview with Lori Wallach.

TV3′s Think Tank: John Tamihere interviews Mike Smith, Syd Keepa (NZCTU), and Professor Jane Kelsey on the TPPA.

Audio

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.

 

Books

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.

Information sheet, Order online.

Texts

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.

Professor Jane Kelsey’s analysis of the leaked TPPA investment chapter and it’s implications for New Zealand

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.

It’s Our Future’s Submission for the United Nations’ Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review

An analysis of TPPA’s Regulatory Coherence provisions

 

Miscellaneous

Media Advisory of International Experts in NZ for 15th round of TPPA Negotiations

Media Advisory of International Experts in NZ for 15th round of TPPA Negotiations (text only)

NZ US Council TPPA survey results. See Professor Jane Kelsey’s rebuttal here.

Adopt an MP Instruction Sheet

Party policies

Notes from Auckland TPPA Stakeholders Meeting

Notes from MFAT Stakeholder Meeting on TPPA

Flyer – “TPPA and Small Business: What you need to know”