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GRAN concerned about Trans Pacific Partnership agreement

Regarding the proposed extension of the pharmaceutical intellectual property protection in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, we write again to express our profound concern with this section of the TPP. As co-chairs of GRAN, which is a national grassroots network of volunteers across Canada, we work to achieve Canadian government support for policies and programs that will improve the conditions for African grandmothers, the AIDS orphans in their care, and their communities.

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GRAN concerned about Trans Pacific Partnership agreement

Regarding the proposed extension of the pharmaceutical intellectual property protection in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, we write again to express our profound concern with this section of the TPP. As co-chairs of GRAN, which is a national grassroots network of volunteers across Canada, we work to achieve Canadian government support for policies and programs that will improve the conditions for African grandmothers, the AIDS orphans in their care, and their communities.

  

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