A (Very Brief) Human Rights Assessment of the Transpacific Partnership

On 5 November, States Parties finally released the actual text of the Transpacific Partnership (the TPP), a “next-generation” trade and investment agreement that will bind together 12 countries. The agreement primarily lowers trade barriers, but it also regulates the relationship between the state and foreign businesses from the other states parties.

By Dr. Tara Van Ho. You can follow Tara on twitter: @TaraVanHo

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