Program to focus on TPP
Published 12:00 am, Saturday, October 15, 2016
A presentation by the Connecticut Fair Trade Coalition on the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) will be held Oct. 18 at the Roxbury Congregational Church.
The program will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the 24 Church St. church.
The purpose of the presentation is to bring an understanding of what Trans Pacific Partnership is and the long-term consequences to the environment, labor, human rights, health care, food and product safety standards, reduced natural resources regulations, restriction/loss of Internet usage and more, if this legislation is passed.
The guest speakers are all members of the Connecticut Fair Trade Coalition and represent MoveOn.org, Democracy for America - Fairfield County, Carpenter's Union, Sierra Club and Hudson Valley Presbytery.
For more information, call Cindy at 860-488-1925.