Month: October 2017

CSOs’ letter to RCEP negotiators calling for meaningful consultation sessions

Dear Ministers of Trade & Negotiators from RCEP Negotiating Countries, The 20th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations is taking place from 17-28 October 2017 in Songdo, Korea. [1] RCEP negotiations include chapters on goods, services, investment, intellectual property etc and the proposed provisions in these chapters affect the daily lives of the …