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Trade Justice

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Thursday, 15 September 2016 09:09

Campaign against medicine monopolies

medicinesSupport the campaign by health organisations calling on trade ministers to reject proposals that would negatively affect access to generic medicines in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement (RCEP).

trade shipNearly 60 community organisations, including Catholic Religious Australia (CRA), have called for an independent assessment of the Trans-Pacific Partnership before Parliament is asked to vote on ratifying the agreement, reports the Sydney Morning Herald.

Friday, 02 October 2015 14:27

Time to say no to shameful TPP trade-offs

trade shipAfter more than five years of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations it is time to ask why the Australian government would secretly trade off democratic rights to decide national laws on medicines, public health and copyright, and agree to have such laws challenged by global corporations, writes Dr Patricia Ranald in The Age.