Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, koha concert with guest speakers

On Friday 23 November come along to Newtown Community Centre in Wellington to groove along to Wellington luminaries NEWTOWN ROCKSTEADY; New Zealand Hip-Hop and reggae legend TE KUPU of UPPER HUTT POSSE; and the beautiful sounds of HULA HOPE (formerly of St Rupertsberg).

From 7.30 there will also be presentations on the TPPA by:

Dr Bill Rosenberg, Economist and Director of Policy at the NZCTU
John Maynard, People's Power Ohariu
Ariana Paretutanganui-Tamati , Aotearoa Is Not For Sale
Dr Thomas Owen, Newtown Rocksteady
Stephen Parry

Dinner will also be provided from 7.30!

This event is being put on to raise awareness of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, a free trade and investment agreement being negotiated behind closed doors between New Zealand, the United States, and 10 other Asia-Pacific countries. If the TPPA goes ahead, New Zealand risks major damage to our economy, our environment, our health, and the ability to shape our own future. For more information visit

Bands will play from 8.30 – 10.30
Speakers and a free dinner from 7.30!