Informed by expert analysis and crowdfunded by Kiwis like you. This website is designed to help everyday New Zealanders understand the TPPA.
CAN WE REALLY BE SUED?
(The short answer is: Yes)
While New Zealand has had no ISDS (the mechanism that allows corporations to sue countries) cases taken against it, under TPPA we could face exposure to US companies - the most litigious in the world.
When doctors speak out, we should probably listen
(They are rather qualified after all...)
"TPPA will bring stagnation on actions to control the products that make people sick in the first place - tobacco control, managing junk food advertising to children and cutting down on fossil fuels being turned into carbon emissions and climate change." - Doctors For Healthy Trade NZ
It's not a healthy democracy if you can't understand it.
This website was crowdfunded by everyday New Zealanders who want to ensure that we are going into the biggest trade deal of our time with eyes wide open. Informed by research supported by a grant from the NZ Law Foundation. We've designed it so it's easy to share key facts with your friends and family.Read More