Round 18: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

 

July 15-24, 2013
 

   

Officials from all participating countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) convened in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia on Monday, July 15, for the 18th round of TPP negotiations, with Japan participating for the first time in the talks. This round of negotiations ended on July 25th.

 

New Public Citizen Factsheets and Analyses for Round 18
 

Dangers for Medicine Prices and Local Innovation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP): Comparative Analysis of the United States' Intellectual Property Proposal and Japanese Law, Dr. Burcu Kilic, Mi Kyoeng Kim & Peter Maybarduk, July 2013

How the TPP Endangers Access to Affordable Medicines Read new fact sheet here. 

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For more information on how the TPP will affect access to medicines in Malaysia click here

The Anti-FTA Coalition demonstrated outside Parliament and submitted a memorandum to MPs in the hope that the controversial TPPA be postponed and its negotiations made transparent. - See more at: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2013/07/16/tppa-200-ral...
The Anti-FTA Coalition demonstrated outside Parliament and submitted a memorandum to MPs in the hope that the controversial TPPA be postponed and its negotiations made transparent. - See more at: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2013/07/16/tppa-200-ral...

 

Presentation by Dr. Burcu Kilic - July 22, 2013

 

 

 

Events During the 18th Round in Malaysia
 

July 14, 2013 - Flashmob on Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu

July 16, 2013 Demonstration, submission of memorandum and press conference at Malaysian Parliament in Kuala Lumpur mainly comprised of workers groups. Still waiting for reports to come out. 

July 19, 2013 - Kuala Lumpur, some groups to march in the afternoon to Ministry of International Trade and Industry to demonstrate.

July 19, 2013 Kota Kinabalu workshop on TPPA and access to medicine/HIV medicine, organised by Positive Malaysian Treatment Access and Advocacy Group @ Cititel.Hotel (A intro-level workshop for local groups.)

July 20, 2013 - Stakeholder Forum and Stakeholder Briefing

July 20, 2013 - Flashmob/protest rally protest near Sutera Habour Resort

July 21, 2013 - Open Forum on TPPA (Venue to be confirmed): Several local and KL-based groups

July 23, 2013 - Local and KL-based group to hold a press conference on TPPA

 

 

The Anti-FTA Coalition demonstrated outside Parliament and submitted a memorandum to MPs in the hope that the controversial TPPA be postponed and its negotiations made transparent. - See more at: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2013/07/16/tppa-200-ral...


 

The Anti-FTA Coalition demonstrated outside Parliament and submitted a memorandum to MPs in the hope that the controversial TPPA be postponed and its negotiations made transparent. - See more at: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2013/07/16/tppa-200-ral...

The Anti-FTA Coalition demonstrated outside Parliament and submitted a memorandum to MPs in the hope that the controversial TPPA be postponed and its negotiations made transparent.

 

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