News about Copyright Issues in the TPP in Peru

September 23, 2013-Otramerica: Sabes que es el TPP? Se negocia en secreto y amenaza la soberania

September 9, 2013-
America Economia: Peru: Idecopi participara en negciaciones del TPP en Mexico

September 4, 2013-
RPP: Congresistas piden transparencia en negociaciones del TPP

June 12, 2013- RPP: Silva: Perú no cambiará acuerdos de patentes con Estados Unidos (links to rpp.com.pe)

May 30, 2013
- Consumers International: Organizaciones denuncian al TPP (links to es.consumersinternational.org)

May 14, 2013-terra (Chile): ONG piden evitar alza de medicinas y defender internet en ronda TPP en Perú (links to noticias.terra.cl)

May 14, 2013- Hiperderecho: Propriedad Intelectual, Tratados de Libre Comercio y Derechos Humanos (links to hiperderecho.org)

May 14, 2013- Global Voices: Peruanos al presidente: Nuestros derechos digitales no son negociables (links to es.globalvoicesonline.org)

May 13, 2013
- Wired: Peruvians tell president that their digital rights are non-negotiable (links to wired.co.uk)

May 11, 2013
- Global Voices: El TPP marca la agenda del Campamento por la Libertad en Perú (links to es.globalvoicesonline.org)

May 9, 2013- La Primera: Todos podemos perder con el TPP (links to laprimeraperu.pe)

May 8, 2013- Blog de Juan Arellano Valdivia: Resultados del Campamento por la Libertad (links to arellanojuan.com)

May 4, 2013- Escuelab: Campamento Por La Libertad: Acción Colaborativa de Comunicación Radical en Defensa de la Internet (links to escuelab.org/yaratpp)

May 2, 2013- Red Pa Todos: ¿Cómo evitar que el TPP efect internet? (links to redpatodos.co)

April 29, 2013- EFF Press Release: TPP: Campamento Por La Libertad 2013 en Lima, Perú (links to eff.org)

April 26, 2013- The InnoPlex ION: TPP Campamento Por La Libertad 2013 en Lima, Perú (links to theinnoplex.com)

August 24, 2012-Info Justice: Opposition to Peruvian computer crimes legislation (links to infojustice.org)

April 21, 2013- Hiperderecho: La Prueba de los Tres Pasos y el TPP (links to hiperderecho.org)

April 20, 2013- Hiperderecho: Las copias temporales (links to hiperderecho.org)

April 17, 2013- Hiperderecho: Extensiones del plazo de protección a los derechos de autor y el dominio público (links to hiperderecho.org)

August 15, 2012-Access Now: Peruvians rally to change course of Computer Crimes Bill (links to accessnow.org)

August 3, 2012-KEI: Leak of TPP text on copyright Limitations and Exceptions (links to keionline.org)

July 31, 2012-
Peru's Online Crime Bill Harms Innovation and Privacy (links to eff.org)

July 30, 2012-Access Now: Civil society speaks out on dangerous new cybercrime bill in Peru (links to accessnow.org)

July 27, 2012-Global Voices Advocacy: Peru: Concerns Over Computer Crime Bill (links to advocacy.globalvoicesonline.org)

Older news on Peruvian copyright issues

Peru



TPP 
   


Find Additional Campaign Materials from Hiperderecho Here.


In light of Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations in Lima, May 15-26, 2013, internet activists from across Peru came together on May 4th and 5th to participate in what they dubbed "el Campamento por la Libertad". This series of lectures and workshops brought together a multitude of individuals, including activists, designers, Linux users, visual artists, lawyers and journalists, all working towards the common goal of protecting internet freedom. The Campamento was organized by ONG Hiperderecho, Escuelab, the Asociación Peruana de Software Libre and
the Electronic Frontier Foundation. The weekend included discussions of the various areas that would be affected by the TPP, including intellectual property provisions and freedom of expression on the internet.

In May 2013, Peruvian groups launched the webpage No Negociable! to inform Peruvians about a variety of potential implications of the TPP. The site was created by civil society organizations, including Red Peruana por una Globalización con Equidad (RedGE), Acción Internacional por la Salud (AIS), Red Peruana de Pacientes y Personas Usuarias (RPPU), la Red Uniendo Manos contra la Pobreza, ONG Hiperderecho, along with others. The website includes a petition for Peruvians to sign, urging President Ollanta Humala to reject the TPP's current intellectual property provisions. Support the nonegociable.pe campaign on Facebook and Twitter  @nonegociablepe  #ESONO

                                                                              



Peruvian activists warn: defend internet freedom!



Peruvians discuss the TPP at El Campamento por la Libertad



   

Sign the "Our Rights are Non-Negotiable" Petition HERE! (for Peruvians only)


 

Peru is also part of "TPP Abierto", an initiative bringing together various Latin American civil society groups from TPP countries who are seeking an agreement that will protect fundamental rights threatened by such agreements. Find out More

May 4-5, 2013: Electronic Frontier Foundation, Hiperderecho (Peru), Escuelab and the Peruvian Free Software Association launched "el Campamento por la Libertad" in Lima, Peru, a 28-hour hackathon on digital rights in the TPP.

For more information, visit our partner organizations in Peru


  

 

The TPP Will Also Affect Access to Medicines and Innovation in Peru: Find out more

Back to Copyright in the TPP - Country Pages

Copyright © 2014 Public Citizen. Some rights reserved. Non-commercial use of text and images in which Public Citizen holds the copyright is permitted, with attribution, under the terms and conditions of a Creative Commons License. This Web site is shared by Public Citizen Inc. and Public Citizen Foundation. Learn More about the distinction between these two components of Public Citizen.


Public Citizen, Inc. and Public Citizen Foundation

 

Together, two separate corporate entities called Public Citizen, Inc. and Public Citizen Foundation, Inc., form Public Citizen. Both entities are part of the same overall organization, and this Web site refers to the two organizations collectively as Public Citizen.

Although the work of the two components overlaps, some activities are done by one component and not the other. The primary distinction is with respect to lobbying activity. Public Citizen, Inc., an IRS § 501(c)(4) entity, lobbies Congress to advance Public Citizen’s mission of protecting public health and safety, advancing government transparency, and urging corporate accountability. Public Citizen Foundation, however, is an IRS § 501(c)(3) organization. Accordingly, its ability to engage in lobbying is limited by federal law, but it may receive donations that are tax-deductible by the contributor. Public Citizen Inc. does most of the lobbying activity discussed on the Public Citizen Web site. Public Citizen Foundation performs most of the litigation and education activities discussed on the Web site.

You may make a contribution to Public Citizen, Inc., Public Citizen Foundation, or both. Contributions to both organizations are used to support our public interest work. However, each Public Citizen component will use only the funds contributed directly to it to carry out the activities it conducts as part of Public Citizen’s mission. Only gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible. Individuals who want to join Public Citizen should make a contribution to Public Citizen, Inc., which will not be tax deductible.

 

To become a member of Public Citizen, click here.
To become a member and make an additional tax-deductible donation to Public Citizen Foundation, click here.