News archive

Catch up with the latest news and updates from the committee

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TPPA: Submissions have now closed

Submissions on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) closed on Friday 11 March. The Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee will consider late, substantial submissions on the TPPA, and the four TPPA related intellectual property treaties, on a case-by-case basis.

15 March 2016
Examination of Paris climate change agreement

Addressing climate change is the focus of an international treaty which would commit New Zealand to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions to 30 per cent below 2005 levels by 2030.

24 August 2016