Ireland Expected to Vote for Same-Sex Marriage

Press Release – iPredict Voters in Ireland are overwhelmingly expected to vote to allow same-sex marriage in a referendum on 22 May , according to the combined wisdom of the 8000+ registered traders on New Zealands predictions market, iPredict. Elsewhere in Europe, the …

Australian research shows TPPA would harm health

Press Release – Doctors for Healthy Trade A careful assessment of what could happen to the health of New Zealanders under the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) is needed, say New Zealand doctors. An Australian report Negotiating Healthy Trade in Australia: Health Impact Assessment …

High Noon for the TPPA

Press Release – New Zealand Fabian Society Jane Kelsey’s recent op-ed in the NZ Herald noted that if TPPA is going to be part of Obamas legacy he will want the deal done soon by June at the latest! She argued that the technical details are largely over and the negotiations have …

Rally against TPPA in Hastings

Press Release – Grey Power New Zealand With the final negotiations of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) expected to be taking place in March, and with widespread community concern about threats this secret deal poses to New Zealands sovereignty, a rally is being held onSaturday, …

Wellington City Council joins calls for TPPA benefits

Press Release – Wellington City Council Wellington City Council has voted to join nine other councils around the country in urging the Government to ensure the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership and Free Trade Agreement (TPPA) protects New Zealands interests and does not jeopardise …