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The TPP – what does it mean for science? - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Dec 05, 2012

Right now, hundreds of diplomats and trade experts from around the Asia Pacific region are ensconced at Sky City convention centre in Auckland for top-secret negotations as part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement. Credit: GlobalTradeWatch CC Flickr The level of secrecy alone is of great concern and to some, anti-democratic, let alone what is actually being concocted in the latest draft … Read More